Birthplace of Rives

Birthplace of Rives (HM6L8)

Location: Arrington, VA 22922 Nelson County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 42.964', W 78° 54.549'

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Two miles east, at Oak Ridge, was born William Cabell Rives, May 4, 1792. He was minister to France, 1829-32 and 1849-53; United States Senator, 1832-45; member of the Peace convention of 1861 and of the Confederate Congress. He died, April 25, 1868. Later, Oak Ridge was owned by Thomas Fortune Ryan.
HM NumberHM6L8
Marker NumberR 58
Year Placed1977
Placed ByVirginia Historic Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:12pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 684286 N 4176370
Decimal Degrees37.71606667, -78.90915000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 42.964', W 78° 54.549'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 42' 57.84" N, 78° 54' 32.94" W
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Area Code(s)434
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 21921-22217 US-29, Arrington VA 22922, US
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