March 2nd 1862
— First Union Raid into Pendleton County —At this site, Confederate infantry along with two units of cavalry engaged Union forces numbering close forty. In the skirmish that resulted, Union troops rallied: forcing the Confederates from the field. Two local, Perry Bland and Thomas Powers were killed.
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|Date Added||Monday, March 7th, 2016 at 1:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 635950 N 4289234|
|Decimal Degrees||38.74133333, -79.43570000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 44.48', W 79° 26.142'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 44' 28.8" N, 79° 26' 8.52" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near Co Rte 9, Riverton WV 26814, US|
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