Mason-Dixon Line

Mason-Dixon Line (HM1CZ)

Location: Hanover, PA 17331
Country: United States of America

N 39° 43.253', W 76° 54.963'

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The historic boundary between Pennsylvania and Maryland was surveyed, 1763-1767, by Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon to settle border disputes between the two Provinces. This section of the Mason-Dixon Line was first surveyed in late July and early August 1765.
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HM NumberHM1CZ
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Historical Period18th Century
Historical PlaceOther
Marker TypeOther
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Year Placed1970
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 3:43pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 335776 N 4398533
Decimal Degrees39.72088333, -76.91605000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 43.253', W 76° 54.963'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 43' 15.1800" N, 76° 54' 57.7800" W
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Area Code(s)717
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3866-3898 PA-94, Hanover PA 17331, US
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