Ferrum College

Ferrum College (HM16XZ)

Location: Rocky Mt, VA 24151 Franklin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 3.163', W 79° 52.95'

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Ten miles southwest is Ferrum, named for iron mines nearby. Ferrum College was established by the Virginia Conference of the Methodist Church in 1913 through the influence of its Woman's Society of Christian Service. It became a junior college exclusively in 1955 after years of service in secondary education.
HM NumberHM16XZ
Year Placed1968
Placed ByState of Virginia
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 10:19pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 599363 N 4101304
Decimal Degrees37.05271667, -79.88250000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 3.163', W 79° 52.95'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 3' 9.78" N, 79° 52' 57.00" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18513 Virgil H Goode Hwy, Rocky Mt VA 24151, US
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