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Salem in Salem County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fenwick Building

 
 
Fenwick Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
1. Fenwick Building Marker
Inscription. 1891 Built as Ford's Hotel. 1919 Converted to Salem County Memorial Hospital in memoriam to WWI soldiers and sailors. Opened with 30 beds, 12 physicians and surgeons. First year 1093 patients treated. 1951 Hospital vacated building relocating to Mannington Township. 1989 Renovation as "Fenwick Building" for County government offices.
 
Erected 1998 by Courtesy 1791 Fair Committee.
 
Location. 39° 34.381′ N, 75° 27.983′ W. Marker is in Salem, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker is on Market Street (SR45). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salem NJ 08079, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Salem County Historical Society Museum and Library (here, next to this marker); New Johnson Hall (a few steps from this marker); Salem County Office Building (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church of Salem (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Courthouse (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Underground Railroad Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Friends Burial Ground (approx. 0.2 miles away); Salem Oak Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salem.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Fenwick Building image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
2. Fenwick Building
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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