Showing posts with label Nike Missile Bases. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nike Missile Bases. Show all posts

Fort Hancock at Sandy Hook

Tuesday, August 28, 2012 / Leave a Comment
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Fort Hancock in Sandy Hook was a military fort which operated from 1895 until 1974. The fort played an important part in defending New York harbor and New Jersey, especially during World War II and the Cold War.

Former Nike Base Becomes Art Park!

Tuesday, December 6, 2011 / 18 comments
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During the Cold War between the U.S. and the Soviet Union during the 1950's and 1960's, there were multiple Nike Missile sites in the U.S., including several in New Jersey.

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