West Virginia / Frederick County

West Virginia / Frederick County (HMMK)

Location: Clear Brook, VA 22624 Frederick County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 17.633', W 78° 4.836'

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West Virginia. West Virginia was long a part of Virginia. Morgan Morgan began the settlement of the region in 1728. A great battle with the Indians took place as Point Pleasant, 1774. West Virginia became a separate state of the Union in 1863.

Frederick County. Formed in 1738 from Orange, and named for Frederick, Prince of Wales, father of King George III. Several battles were fought in the vicinity of Winchester, 1862-1864.
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HM NumberHMMK
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Marker NumberZ-291
Year Placed1951
Placed ByThe Virginia State Library
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 3:50am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 751768 N 4353454
Decimal Degrees39.29388333, -78.08060000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 17.633', W 78° 4.836'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 17' 37.98" N, 78° 4' 50.16" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4815-4825 US-11, Clear Brook VA 22624, US
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