Catoctin Rural Historic District

Catoctin Rural Historic District (HM6D0)

Location: Leesburg, VA 20176 Loudoun County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 12.741', W 77° 32.128'

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The surrounding area of about 25,000 acres has been a cohesive agricultural community since the mid-1700s, when it was settled largely by former Tidewater Virginia planters attracted by its streams and fertile soils. Bordered by Catoctin Mountain (west) and the Potomac River (north and east), the district includes well-preserved farmsteads, historical road networks, and crossroad communities. These resources date from the late 1700s to the early 1900s and enhance the picturesque rural landscape.
HM NumberHM6D0
Marker NumberF-27
Year Placed1991
Placed ByThe Department of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at 3:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 281092 N 4343404
Decimal Degrees39.21235000, -77.53546667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 12.741', W 77° 32.128'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 12' 44.46" N, 77° 32' 7.68" W
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Area Code(s)703, 540, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 14596-14614 US-15, Leesburg VA 20176, US
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