Crozet - Chenoweth / Rich Mountain

Crozet - Chenoweth / Rich Mountain (HMFG3)

Location: Beverly, WV 26253 Randolph County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 50.507', W 79° 52.49'

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Crozet - Chenoweth

Memorial road to Col. Claudius Crozet, leader in building the Northwestern and the Staunton and Parkersburg turnpikes. Here was the home of Lemuel Chenoweth, who designed and built many wooden bridges in W. Va. which became famous.

Rich Mountain

At Rich Mountain, 5 miles west, July 11, 1861, Federal forces defeated Confederate troops whose trenches may still be seen. Military reputations of Gen. Geo. B. McClellan and of Gen. W.S. Rosecrans were established by this victory.
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Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 5:24am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 597648 N 4299820
Decimal Degrees38.84178333, -79.87483333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 50.507', W 79° 52.49'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 50' 30.42" N, 79° 52' 29.40" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 58 Main St, Beverly WV 26253, US
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