George Washington

George Washington (HM1IXO)

Location: Evans City, PA 16033 Butler County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 47.205', W 80° 2.048'

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Returning to Virginia from his historic visit at Fort Le Boeuf, Washington used the adjacent Venango Indian Trail. In this locality, on Dec. 27, 1753, he narrowly escaped death, being shot at by an Indian less than fifteen paces from him.
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HM NumberHM1IXO
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Year Placed1970
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Sunday, January 25th, 2015 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 581492 N 4515533
Decimal Degrees40.78675000, -80.03413333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.205', W 80° 2.048'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 12.3" N, 80° 2' 2.88" W
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Area Code(s)724
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1447-1499 PA-68, Evans City PA 16033, US
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