Who Was Claude Moore?

Who Was Claude Moore? (HM1C9N)

Location: McLean, VA 22101 Fairfax County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 57.087', W 77° 9.23'

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Claude Moore Colonial Farm at Turkey Run

Mr. Claude Moore was a philanthropist who donated $250,000 in the 1980s to keep the Turkey Run Farm alive as the only privately owned and operated national park.

The Farm then changed its name to the Claude Moore Colonial Farm.

Why 1771?
The Farm's focus is on pre-Revolutionary agriculture, not politics.

There was no major political events in 1771, so it allows us to focus on the crops and daily life instead.
HM NumberHM1C9N
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 5:40pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 313359 N 4313594
Decimal Degrees38.95145000, -77.15383333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 57.087', W 77° 9.23'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 57' 5.22" N, 77° 9' 13.80" W
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Area Code(s)202, 703, 571
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 232 The Pavilions of Turkey Run, McLean VA 22101, US
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