Dunkard Sands

Dunkard Sands (HM1E5G)

Location: Morgantown, WV 26508 Monongalia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 35.178', W 79° 58.602'

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The Buffalo and Mahoning sandstones, the "Dunkard Sands" of the driller, are exposed in the road cuts and merge to form a great cliff at Raven Rock. They produce oil and natural gas in northern and western West Virginia.
HM NumberHM1E5G
Year Placed1974
Placed ByWest Virginia Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 9:06am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 587874 N 4382342
Decimal Degrees39.58630000, -79.97670000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 35.178', W 79° 58.602'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 35' 10.68" N, 79° 58' 36.12" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 675-727 Co Rd 73, Morgantown WV 26508, US
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