Belcoville in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Bethlehem Loading Co.
W.W.1 (World War 1)
Erected by Atlantic County Division of Parks and Recreation.
Location. 39° 24.402′ N, 74° 44.448′ W. Marker is in Belcoville, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is on New Jersey Route 50. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mays Landing NJ 08330, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to Atlantic County Park at Estell Manor! (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Estellville Methodist Church (approx. ¾ mile away); The Daniel Estell House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Estellville Glass Factory (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Pot House (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Flattening House (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Melting Furnace (approx. 1.1 miles away); George Wheaton’s Shipyard (approx. 3.2 miles away).
Regarding Bethlehem Loading Co.. In the town of Belcoville the construction of a plan was started on April 3,1918. By July 1, the first 155 mm shell was loaded and by November, 56,000 shells were loaded and delivered. The 8 inch shell
Also see . . . Bethlehem Loading Company History. (Submitted on April 12, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland.)
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 538 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 9, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.