Berkeley Springs Baths

Berkeley Springs Baths (HM8H5)

Location: Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 Morgan County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 37.63', W 78° 13.735'

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One of oldest spas in South, warm mineral spring waters first used by Native Americans for reputed healing powers. Frequently visited by George Washington. Land granted to Virginia by Lord Fairfax in 1776, but used as a health resort since 1750s. Now a state park, it ranks among nation's oldest resorts. Mineral waters, 74.3?F fed from numerous nearby springs at nearly 1,000 gallons per minute.
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HM NumberHM8H5
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Year Placed2001
Placed ByWest Virginia Celebration 2000 & West Virginia Division of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 737837 N 4390047
Decimal Degrees39.62716667, -78.22891667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 37.63', W 78° 13.735'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 37' 37.80" N, 78° 13' 44.10" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 400-540 Cornelius Ave, Berkeley Springs WV 25411, US
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