Connelly's Run

Connelly's Run (HM19OT)

Location: Radford, VA 24141
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N 37° 7.944', W 80° 33.978'

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This branch of the New River dividing east and west Radford was named after James Connelly, an early pioneer and surveyor. In 1749, he helped to mark the path that became known as the Wilderness Road, today Rock Road south of the Park.

Connelly's Run and a large spring served as Radford's main water supply until about a century ago. This quiet stream is now the central attraction in Wildwood Park serving as a place of solitude and a laboratory for students studying biology and hydrology. Since 1994, water quality has been monitored by Radford High School science classes.
HM NumberHM19OT
Marker Condition
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 11:45am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 538522 N 4109648
Decimal Degrees37.13240000, -80.56630000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 7.944', W 80° 33.978'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 7' 56.64" N, 80° 33' 58.68" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 6th St, Radford VA 24141, US
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Good shape. Thick Plastic screwed to wooden base.

Nov 13, 2015 at 9:49am PST by tlcrosier

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