Belcoville in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Bethlehem Loading Co.
W.W.1 (World War 1)
Erected by Atlantic County Division of Parks and Recreation.
Location. 39° 24.402′ N, 74° 44.448′ W. Marker is in Belcoville, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is on New Jersey Route 50. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mays Landing NJ 08330, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to Atlantic County Park at Estell Manor! (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Estellville Methodist Church (approx. ¾ mile away); The Daniel Estell House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Estellville Glass Factory (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Pot House (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Flattening House (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Melting Furnace (approx. 1.1 miles away); George Wheaton’s Shipyard (approx. 3.2 miles away).
Regarding Bethlehem Loading Co.. In the town of Belcoville the construction of a plan was started on April 3,1918. By July 1, the first 155 mm shell was loaded and by November, 56,000 shells were loaded and delivered. The 8 inch shell
Also see . . . Bethlehem Loading Company History. (Submitted on April 12, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.)
Categories. • War, World I •
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