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56-Delaware, Lackawanna & Western R.R.

Whippany Railway Museum

 
 
56-Delaware, Lackawanna & Western R.R. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
1. 56-Delaware, Lackawanna & Western R.R. Marker
Inscription. Sussex Branch Mile Post 56

(Originally located at Andover Junction, NJ) Circa 1905. This mile post is from the DL&W Sussex Branch, which ceased operatons in 1966. “56” indicates the number of miles from Hoboken, NJ. Gift of Bill Jentz
 
Erected by Whippany Railway Museum.
 
Location. 40° 49.352′ N, 74° 24.724′ W. Marker is in Whippany, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Railroad Plaza. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Railroad Plaza, Whippany NJ 07981, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pennsylvania Railroad Standard Telephone Booth (within shouting distance of this marker); Pennsylvania Railroad “Watch Box” (within shouting distance of this marker); I Am Steam Locomotive No. 385 (within shouting distance of this marker); Earle Richard Henriquez-Gil, Sr. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Iron Works (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hanover Veterans Monument (approx. mile away); Settlement of Whippanong (approx. mile away); Melville Mill (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Whippany.
 
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56-Delaware, Lackawanna & Western R.R. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
2. 56-Delaware, Lackawanna & Western R.R. Marker
Whippany Railway Museum Rail Cars image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
3. Whippany Railway Museum Rail Cars
Whippany Railway Museum building image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
4. Whippany Railway Museum building
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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