National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark

National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark (HM1RJ0)

Location: Milwaukee, WI 53202 Milwaukee County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 2.449', W 87° 54.67'

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Oneida Street Power Plant

This facility, formerly known as the Oneida Street Power Plant, served from 1918-1920 as the pilot plant in the United States for the development and use of finely-pulverized-coal firing in the boilers of steam-electric power plants. The results of the Oneida experiences were new and improved elements of boiler design and lower costs of power generation.
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HM NumberHM1RJ0
Year Placed1980
Placed ByThe American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, April 8th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 425781 N 4765750
Decimal Degrees43.04081667, -87.91116667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 2.449', W 87° 54.67'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 2' 26.94" N, 87° 54' 40.2" W
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Area Code(s)414, 262
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 130-144 E Wells St, Milwaukee WI 53202, US
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