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

Wagon

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2014
1. Wagon Marker
Inscription.
Although the exact date and manufacturer of this wagon are not known, it is possible that it was made by the Auburn Wagon Works in Martinsburg, WV around 1900. Wagons were used to transport goods both on the farm and to local markets, boat landings and railheads. Goods shipped to Batsto were delivered by boat or railroad and then carried overland by wagon.

 
Location. 39° 38.572′ N, 74° 38.833′ W. Marker is in Hammonton, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker can be reached from Batsto Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Historic Batsto Village. Marker is in this post office area: Hammonton NJ 08037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bog Ore (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ore Boat or Barge (about 300 feet away); Wharton State Forest (about 500 feet away); Exploring the Pinelands (about 500 feet away); Auxiliary Power System (about 500 feet away); Swimming the Ladder to Success (approx. 0.2 miles away); A Pane in the Glass Factory (approx. mile away); William K. Phillis War Memorial (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hammonton.
 
Also see . . .  A Short History of Batsto Village.
Wagon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2014
2. Wagon Marker
Historic Batsto Village website. (Submitted on August 11, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Wagon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2014
3. Wagon Marker
Marker in Historic Batsto Village image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2014
4. Marker in Historic Batsto Village
Wagon at Batsto Village image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 8, 2014
5. Wagon at Batsto Village
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 11, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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