Lewis and Clark

Lewis and Clark (HMR3)

Location: Harpers Ferry, WV 25425 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 19.411', W 77° 43.813'

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Meriwether Lewis arrived March 16, 1803. Oversaw building of collapsible iron framed, skin-clad boat and acquired supplies, tomahawks, and rifles. Left for Pennsylvania on April 18; returned July 7 to gather materials and left next day for Pittsburgh. Followed Ohio to Falls; met William Clark for trip to explore and study land, waterways, animal life, natural features and resources of West.
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HM NumberHMR3
Series This marker is part of the Lewis & Clark Expedition series
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Year Placed2002
Placed ByWest Virginia Division of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 1:59pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 264648 N 4356233
Decimal Degrees39.32351667, -77.73021667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 19.411', W 77° 43.813'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 19' 24.66" N, 77° 43' 48.78" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-116 Potomac St, Harpers Ferry WV 25425, US
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