Hunting of a Different SortThe shop of Jacob Sheetz, a Hampshire County gunsmith, once stood ahead of you in the yard to the right of the house. In 1861, Sheetz found himself unusually busy converting ancient flintlock rifles to the modern percussion type.
|Series||This marker is part of the West Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||West Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 9:49pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 701158 N 4361915|
|Decimal Degrees||39.38330000, -78.66440000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 22.998', W 78° 39.864'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 22' 59.88" N, 78° 39' 51.84" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 619-701 Co Rte 5/3, Springfield WV 26763, US|
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