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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CKF_st-james-roman-catholic-parish_Woodbridge-Township-NJ.html
St. James Roman Catholic Parish . First mass, 1683 . School opened, 1890 . Church relocated from Upper Main Street, 1924 . New church dedicated, 1968 . var plainText = document.getElementById('inscription1').innerText; …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CJQ_devonshire_Woodbridge-Township-NJ.html
Devonshire . Family home of Will & Eva Rollinson . Farm until 1923 . Social center for "The Colony" . Restored 2013 . 1917 . var plainText = document.getElementById('inscription1').innerText; document.getElement…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CG2_elias-boudinot_Burlington-NJ.html
Here lie the remains of the honorable Elias Boudinot, LLD Born on the 2nd of May 1740 He died on the 24th of Oct. 1821 His life was an exhibition of fervent piety of useful talent and of extensive benevolence. His death was the triumph of C…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2C6C_adath-israel-synagogue_Woodbridge-Township-NJ.html
Adath Israel Synagogue Congregation Adath Israel Synagogue served Woodbridge's Jewish community from 1907 until its 2006 merger with Congregation Neve Shalom of Metuchen. The Conservative congregation first High Holy Days services were celebrated…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2B7G_1883-original-terminus-anglesea-railroad_Wildwood-NJ.html
The stone block below marks the original terminus of the Anglesea Railroad, as shown on a map field with the Secretary of State linked with the West Jersey Railroad at a point 2.6 miles south of Cape May Court House Station, and eventually ran fro…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM28ZC_lightweight-155mm-howitzer_Dover-NJ.html
The M777 Lightweight 155mm Howitzer (known as the LW155) was developed here at Picatinny Arsenal by a joint Marine Corps and Army program office from 1997-2005. The LW155 is the first ground combat system to make extensive use of high strength tit…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM28ZB_m198-howitzer_Dover-NJ.html
The M198 155mm towed howitzer was developed (1968-1976) and produced (1978-1992) at Rock Island Arsenal. Over 1,600 howitzers were produced for the Army, Marine Corps, and allied armies. Weighing just under 16,000 pounds, it was able to be air dro…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM28ZA_m1a1-pack-howitzer_Dover-NJ.html
The M1A1 Pack Howitzer was widely used during World War II and featured a short 75mm barrel. It could reach a sustained rate of fire of 3 to 6 rounds per minute with a range of roughly 5-½ miles. The howitzer as seen here with an M8 carriage …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM28Z8_m119-howitzer_Dover-NJ.html
The M119 howitzer was designed and produced by the British Royal Ordnance Factories as the L118 light gun. Weighing some 4,270 pounds, the L118 entered service with the British Army in 1976 by its parachute and commando field artillery regiments. …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM28Z5_m153-common-remotely-operated-weapon-station_Dover-NJ.html
The CROWS is a multivehicle externally mounted remote weapon system that allows the Gunner to remain inside the armor protected vehicle while firing a variety of crew served weapons. The CROWS provides day and night capability providing first-burs…
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