Mathews County / Gloucester County

Mathews County / Gloucester County (HM1F3N)

Location: Gloucester Courthouse, VA 23061 Gloucester County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 27.909', W 76° 26.781'

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Mathews County
Area 94 Square Miles


Formed in 1790 from Gloucester and named for Colonel Thomas Mathews, Revolutionary soldier. Gwynn's Island, from which Dunmore was driven in 1776, is here.


Gloucester County
Area 223 Square Miles


Formed in 1651 from York, and named for Gloucester County, England. Bacon, the Rebel, died in this county, 1676. Gloucester Point was the outpost of Cornwallis at Yorktown, 1781.
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HM NumberHM1F3N
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Marker NumberZ 8
Year Placed1928
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 5:52am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 372094 N 4147457
Decimal Degrees37.46515000, -76.44635000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 27.909', W 76° 26.781'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 27' 54.54" N, 76° 26' 46.86" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10495 John Clayton Memorial Hwy, Gloucester Courthouse VA 23061, US
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