Jefferson County / State of Maryland

Jefferson County / State of Maryland (HM1BU)

Location: Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 Anne Arundel County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 19.272', W 77° 43.148'

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(East Facing Side): Jefferson County
Formed in 1801 from Berkeley. Named for Thomas Jefferson. Home of Generals Gates, Drake, and Charles Lee. Here four companies of Washington's men organized. Shepherdstown was strongly urged as the seat of the National Capital.

(West Facing Side): State of Maryland
Named for Queen Henrietta Maria, the wife of Charles I, who gave a royal charter to Cecil Calvert, second Lord Baltimore, in 1632. First settlement at St. Mary's City in 1634. It was one of the 13 original colonies.
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HM NumberHM1BU
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 1:47am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 265596 N 4355947
Decimal Degrees39.32120000, -77.71913333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 19.272', W 77° 43.148'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 19' 16.32" N, 77° 43' 8.88" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 343-353 US-340, Harpers Ferry WV 25425, US
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