Rich Mountain BattlefieldCannons mounted behind embankments on this hill made Confederate Camp Garnett a formidable position. Placed to sweep the turnpike below, they were 6-pounder smoothbores - light, mobile, and powerful at short range. Four cannons protected the Confederate works here.
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|Date Added||Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 6:45pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 590672 N 4302869|
|Decimal Degrees||38.87000000, -79.95480000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 52.2', W 79° 57.288'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 52' 12.00" N, 79° 57' 17.28" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1277-1299 County Rte 37/8, Coalton WV 26257, US|
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