(Conococheague)An important point during the French and Indian War 1753-1758. George Washington given authority to locate the "Federal City" at any point on the Potomac between Conococheague and the eastern branch. He inspected this site October 1790 but chose the present District of Columbia.
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|Placed By||State Roads Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 2:42pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 258114 N 4387251|
|Decimal Degrees||39.60086667, -77.81716667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 36.052', W 77° 49.03'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 36' 3.12" N, 77° 49' 1.80" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 240|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 115-199 US-11, Williamsport MD 21795, US|
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