Northwestern Turnpike

Northwestern Turnpike (HM2I9)

Location: Capon Bridge, WV 26711 Hampshire County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 17.838', W 78° 25.966'

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In 1784, Washington proposed the Northwestern Turnpike as an all-Virginia route to the Ohio. Authorized in 1827 and started in 1831, it remains a monument to the skill of its engineers, Charles Shaw and Colonel Claudius Crozet.
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HM NumberHM2I9
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Placed ByState of West Virginia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 9:31pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 721382 N 4352911
Decimal Degrees39.29730000, -78.43276667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 17.838', W 78° 25.966'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 17' 50.28" N, 78° 25' 57.96" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-98 US-50, Capon Bridge WV 26711, US
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