Cumberland County / Powhatan County

Cumberland County / Powhatan County (HMDXN)

Location: Powhatan, VA 23139 Cumberland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 32.733', W 78° 6.701'

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(Obverse) Cumberland County
Area 293 square miles
Formed in 1748 from Goochland, and named for the Duke of Cumberland, second son of King George II. The earliest call for independence came from this county, April 22, 1776.

(Reverse) Powhatan County
Area 273 square miles
Formed in 1777 from Cumberland and Chesterfield and named for Powhatan, the noted Indian ruler. Many Huguenots settled in this county, 1699-1700. Here Robert E. Lee spent the summer of 1865.
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Marker NumberZ 197
Year Placed1938
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 755171 N 4159316
Decimal Degrees37.54555000, -78.11168333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 32.733', W 78° 6.701'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 32' 43.98" N, 78° 6' 42.06" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6487-6489 Anderson Hwy, Powhatan VA 23139, US
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