Jonesville

Jonesville (HMO2V)

Location: Jonesville, VA 24263 Lee County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 41.236', W 83° 7.071'

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This town was established in 1794 as the county seat of Lee County and was named for Frederick Jones. Here on January 3, 1864, General William E. Jones, assisted by Colonel A.L. Pridemore, defeated a Union force, capturing the battalion. Union troops burned the courthouse in 1864. The present courthouse was erected in 1933. The town was incorporated in 1834, and reincorporated in 1901.
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HM NumberHMO2V
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Marker NumberK 10
Year Placed1941
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 6:48pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 310780 N 4062270
Decimal Degrees36.68726667, -83.11785000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 41.236', W 83° 7.071'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 41' 14.16" N, 83° 7' 4.26" W
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Area Code(s)276
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 33523 Main St, Jonesville VA 24263, US
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