Grimes Golden Apple

Grimes Golden Apple (HM1CFF)

Location: Wellsburg, WV 26070 Brooke County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 16.451', W 80° 34.518'

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Watering trough marks location of first Grimes Golden Apple tree, discovered by owner of land, Thomas Grimes, in 1802. Memorial Trough sponsored by the Franklin Country Women's Club in 1922.
Year Placed1981
Placed ByWest Virginia Department of Culture and History
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Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 7:50am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 536106 N 4458276
Decimal Degrees40.27418333, -80.57530000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 16.451', W 80° 34.518'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 16' 27.06" N, 80° 34' 31.08" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 766 Washington Pike, Wellsburg WV 26070, US
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