Fort Pickens / Engagements of Co. A

Fort Pickens / Engagements of Co. A (HMORH)

Location: Ireland, WV 26376 Lewis County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 46.862', W 80° 26.197'

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Fort Pickens
120 yds., northeast, Co. A 10th W. Va. Inf., built Fort Pickens for headquarters and defense. Company raised by Capt. Morgan A. Darnall; mustered into U. S. service March 13, 1862. In several battles down to Appomattox.
Engagements of Co. A
Among the battles of Co. A 10th W. Va. Vol. Inf. were Beverly, Droop Mt., Harpers Ferry, Opequon,Winchester, Leetown, Kernstown, Cedar Creek, Fishers Hill, Berryville, Petersburg Siege and the Appomattox surrender.
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Year Placed1964
Placed ByShamrock Home Demonstration Club, West Virginia Historic Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 10:04pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 548934 N 4292628
Decimal Degrees38.78103333, -80.43661667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 46.862', W 80° 26.197'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 46' 51.72" N, 80° 26' 11.82" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3227 Wildcat Rd, Ireland WV 26376, US
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