Lawrence County

Lawrence County (HMQWQ)

Location: New Castle, PA 16101 Lawrence County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 0.35', W 80° 20.817'

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Formed March 20, 1849 from Beaver and Mercer counties. Its name honors naval hero Captain James Lawrence. County seat, New Castle was laid out in 1802. Between 1890 and 1920 it was one of America's fastest growing cities and center of the tin-plate industry.
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HM NumberHMQWQ
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Year Placed1981
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 9:39pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 554917 N 4539609
Decimal Degrees41.00583333, -80.34695000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 0.35', W 80° 20.817'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 0' 21.00" N, 80° 20' 49.02" W
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Area Code(s)724
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 408 N Jefferson St, New Castle PA 16101, US
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