Bramwell

Bramwell (HMJU)

Location: Bramwell, WV 24724 Mercer County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 19.39', W 81° 19.683'

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Called "Home of the Millionaires" when town's fourteen represented the greatest per capita concentration in the U.S. Incorporated in 1889, Bramwell was the business and residential community for Pocahontas coalfield owners and operators such as J.H. Bramwell, I.T. Mann, Edward Cooper, Philip Goodwill, John Hewitt and William Thomas until Depression ruined economy. Recognized by National Register of Historic Places, 1984.
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HM NumberHMJU
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Marker NumberMR 1
Placed ByWest Virginia Department of Culture and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 12:59pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 470935 N 4130773
Decimal Degrees37.32316667, -81.32805000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 19.39', W 81° 19.683'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 19' 23.40" N, 81° 19' 40.98" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1915 Co Hwy 20/9, Bramwell WV 24724, US
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