City Point and Hopewell

City Point and Hopewell (HM9G7)

Location: Fort Lee, VA 23801 Prince George County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 14.604', W 77° 21.122'

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City Point is five miles northeast. There Governor Sir Thomas Dale made a settlement in 1613. In April, 1781, the British General Phillips landed there. Grant had his base of operations there in the siege of Petersburg, 1864-1865. Lincoln was there in April, 1865. In the World War the City of Hopewell grew up near by.
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HM NumberHM9G7
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Marker NumberK 205
Year Placed1930
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 1:21pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 291378 N 4124466
Decimal Degrees37.24340000, -77.35203333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 14.604', W 77° 21.122'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 14' 36.24" N, 77° 21' 7.32" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1800 Oaklawn Blvd, Fort Lee VA 23801, US
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