West Virginia University

West Virginia University (HM25MM)

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

N 39° 35.748', W 79° 57.461'

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Founded by the Legislature on February 7, 1867, as the Agricultural College of West Virginia under terms of the Federal Land-Grant Act of 1862. On December 4, 1868, the name was changed to West Virginia University.
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HM NumberHM25MM
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByWest Virginia Historic Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, February 23rd, 2018 at 4:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 589495 N 4383415
Decimal Degrees39.59580000, -79.95768333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 35.748', W 79° 57.461'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 35' 44.88" N, 79° 57' 27.66" W
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Area Code(s)304
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Fawley Ln, Morgantown WV 26508, US
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