Rosewell and Werowocomoco

Rosewell and Werowocomoco (HM1CG)

Location: Gloucester Courthouse, VA 23061 Gloucester County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 20.708', W 76° 31.351'

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Several miles west is Rosewell, built about 1750, home of the Page family, and the largest of Colonial Virginia houses. On York River, probably at Puritan Bay some miles west of Rosewell, was werowocomoco, Chief town of the Indian ruler Powhatan in 1607.
HM NumberHM1CG
Marker NumberNW-8, NA-8
Year Placed1928
Placed ByConservation & Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 10:11pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 365142 N 4134247
Decimal Degrees37.34513333, -76.52251667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 20.708', W 76° 31.351'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 20' 42.48" N, 76° 31' 21.06" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5113 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Gloucester Courthouse VA 23061, US
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