Hanover County / Henrico County

Hanover County / Henrico County (HMGUI)

Location: Glen Allen, VA 23059 Hanover County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 41.175', W 77° 32.576'

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Hanover County
Area 512 Square Miles

Formed in 1720 from New Kent, and named for the electorate of Hanover. Patrick Henry and Henry Clay were born in this county. In it were fought the battles of Gaines's Mill, 1862, and Cold Harbor, 1864.

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Henrico County
Area 280 Square Miles

An original shire formed in 1634. Named for Henrico Town, founded in 1611, which was named for Henry, Prince of Wales. The battles of Seven Pines, Savage's Station, Glendale and Malvern Hill, 1862, took place in this county.
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HM NumberHMGUI
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Marker NumberZ 193
Year Placed1946
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 11:34am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 275770 N 4174047
Decimal Degrees37.68625000, -77.54293333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 41.175', W 77° 32.576'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 41' 10.50" N, 77° 32' 34.56" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13015 Mountain Rd, Glen Allen VA 23059, US
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