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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 Devry Becker Jones, July 26, 2020
1. Fenwick Building Marker
Inscription.  Built in 1891 as Ford's Hotel, then considered the most elegant and modern of several hotels in town. Converted to Salem County Memorial Hospital in 1919, dedicated to fallen soldiers of WWI. In 1951 the growing hospital moved to Mannington Township. Renovated in 1989 for use as Salem County offices.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceScience & MedicineWar, World I.
 
Location. 39° 34.382′ N, 75° 28.006′ W. Marker is in Salem, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker is on Market Street (New Jersey Route 45) north of Park Place, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 85 Market St, Salem NJ 08079, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Alexander Grant House (within shouting distance of this marker); Salem County Office Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Salem County Historical Society Museum and Library (within shouting distance of this marker); 95 Market Street (within shouting distance of this marker); New Johnson Hall
Fenwick Building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 26, 2020
2. Fenwick Building
(within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church of Salem (within shouting distance of this marker); Old County Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Market House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
 
National Register of Historic Places plaque on the building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 26, 2020
3. National Register of Historic Places plaque on the building
This property
is listed in the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 29 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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