Caroline County / Hanover County

Caroline County / Hanover County (HM6UI)

Location: Doswell, VA 23047 Hanover County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 53.327', W 77° 27.959'

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Caroline County
Area 529 Square Miles
Formed in 1727 from Essex, King and Queen, and King William. Named for Queen Carline, wife of King George II. George Rogers Clark, Conqueror of the Northwest, passed his youth in this county.

Hanover County
Area 512 Square Miles
Formed in 1720 from New Kent, and named for the Electorate of Hanover. Patrick Henry and Henry Clay were born in this county. In it were fought the Battles of Gaines's Mill, 1862 and Cold Harbor, 1864.
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HM NumberHM6UI
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Marker NumberZ 155
Year Placed1946
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 4:24am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 283150 N 4196342
Decimal Degrees37.88878333, -77.46598333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 53.327', W 77° 27.959'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 53' 19.62" N, 77° 27' 57.54" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17400-17448 U.S. 1, Doswell VA 23047, US
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