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West Orange in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Truck of the Second Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive.

 
 
The Truck of the Second Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 3, 2016
1. The Truck of the Second Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive. Marker
Inscription. Built by Thoís A. Edison and operated with freight and passenger cars over three miles of Railroad at Menlo Park, N.J. in 1882
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 40° 47.048′ N, 74° 14.033′ W. Marker is in West Orange, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is on Main Street. Click for map. The marker is on the grounds of the Edison National Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: West Orange NJ 07052, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Truck of the First Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive. (here, next to this marker); Thomas Edisonís West Orange Laboratory (a few steps from this marker); Black Maria Replica (a few steps from this marker); The Black Maria (within shouting distance of this marker); The Courtyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Making Movies (within shouting distance of this marker); The Main Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas A. Edison Industries (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in West Orange.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
The Truck of the Second Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 3, 2016
2. The Truck of the Second Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive
The Truck of the Second Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 3, 2016
3. The Truck of the Second Commercial Electric Railroad Locomotive
Marker on the building reads-Laboratory of Thomas A. Edison.
Laboratory of Thomas A. Edison image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, May 3, 2016
4. Laboratory of Thomas A. Edison
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 15 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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