Lakehurst in Ocean County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hangar No. 1
Lakehurst Naval Air Station
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States
Erected 1968 by U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 40° 1.717′ N, 74° 18.85′ W. Marker is in Lakehurst, New Jersey, in Ocean County. Marker is on Lansdowne Road near New Jersey Route 547. Touch for map. Marker is located on the Lakehurst Naval Engineering Center. Photo ID or advance permission might be required to obtain entry onto the military base. Marker is in this post office area: Lakehurst NJ 08733, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Airship Hindenburg Disaster (approx. 0.6 miles away); Grand Army Of The Republic Memorial (approx. 3½ miles away); Toms River Block House (approx. 8.1 miles away); Captain Joshua Huddy Anchor from the Aircraft Carrier USS Randolph CV-15 (approx. 8.2 miles away); Old Revolutionary Cannon (approx. 8.2 miles away); Preserving Baymen Heritage (approx. 8.3 miles away); Elizabeth Sculthorp Force (approx. 8.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Navy Lakehurst Historical Society entry for Hanger No. 1. (Submitted on January 9, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. Hindenburg
Categories. • 20th Century • Military • Notable Buildings • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 8, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,553 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 8, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. 2. submitted on January 9, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 8, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. 7. submitted on January 9, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.