Hoye-Crest

Hoye-Crest (HMBU)

Location: Eglon, WV 26716 Frederick County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 14.245', W 79° 29.122'

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Highest point in Maryland: Backbone Mountain, Garrett County, 3360 feet above sea level. Named for Captain Charles E. Hoye, founder of the Garrett County Historical Society. Dedicated September 1, 1952.
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HM NumberHMBU
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Year Placed1952
Placed ByThe Maryland Historical Trust and the Maryland State Highway Administration
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 1:52pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 630718 N 4344216
Decimal Degrees39.23741667, -79.48536667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 14.245', W 79° 29.122'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 14' 14.70" N, 79° 29' 7.32" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 Maryland High Point Trail, Eglon WV 26716, US
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