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

This steam engine rim

 
 
This steam engine ring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stephen Kokoska, July 21, 2016
1. This steam engine ring Marker
Inscription.  This steam engine rim was used as a fire alarm on this site by the Oceanport hook & ladder company until replaced by an electric siren
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkCommunicationsIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 40° 18.854′ N, 74° 1.885′ W. Marker is in Oceanport, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker can be reached from Oceanport Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oceanport NJ 07757, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This light stood (here, next to this marker); Tribute to Combat Pigeons (approx. ¼ mile away); Army Signal Corps World War II Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Van Kirk Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dunwoody Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); Soldiers Park (approx. one mile away); Battle of the Bulge Monument (approx. one mile away); The Old Forge (approx. 1.4 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Marker is located in Old Wharf Park
 
Additional keywords. Fire fighter
 
This steam engine ring Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stephen Kokoska, July 21, 2016
2. This steam engine ring Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2016, by Stephen Kokoska of North Brunswick, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 21, 2016, by Stephen Kokoska of North Brunswick, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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