First Ascent of Mount Washington

First Ascent of Mount Washington (HM1GZZ)

Location: Jackson, NH 03846 Coos County
Country: United States of America

N 44° 15.675', W 71° 14.826'

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Darby Field, a New Hampshire settler, accomplished this difficult feat in 1642 from a southerly approach. Partly guided by Indians and with only primitive equipment at his disposal, he is thus alleged to be the originator of all Mount Washington ascensions.
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HM NumberHM1GZZ
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Marker Number011
Placed ByNew Hampshire Division of Historical Resources
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:21pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 320631 N 4903345
Decimal Degrees44.26125000, -71.24710000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 15.675', W 71° 14.826'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 15' 40.5" N, 71° 14' 49.56" W
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Area Code(s)603
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7054-7118 White Mountain Rd, Jackson NH 03846, US
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