Lewisburg

Lewisburg (HMED0)

Location: Lewisburg, WV 24901 Greenbrier County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 48.224', W 80° 26.894'

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Side A
Site of Fort Savannah, built in 1755. Here at Camp Union Gen. Andrew Lewis mustered troops which participated in the Battle of Point Pleasant 1774. Lewisburg was incorporated in October, 1782, by the Virginia Assembly.

Side B
Presbyterian Church established 1783. Stone building erected, 1796, still used for worship. Lewisburg Academy founded, 1812, was precursor of Greenbrier Military School and of Greenbrier College. Library-Museum built, 1834.
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HM NumberHMED0
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Year Placed1963
Placed ByWest Virginia Historic Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 12:21pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 548572 N 4184182
Decimal Degrees37.80373333, -80.44823333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 48.224', W 80° 26.894'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 48' 13.44" N, 80° 26' 53.64" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301-385 Courtney Dr, Lewisburg WV 24901, US
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