Washington's Well

Washington's Well (HM1E9Y)

Location: Winchester, VA 22601
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 11.341', W 78° 9.846'

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This well was dug with manpower and black powder under the supervision of George Washington inside the walls of Fort Loudoun, which was established in 1756.

Dedicated October 2007 by Fort Loudoun Chapter, NSDAR
HM NumberHM1E9Y
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Year Placed2007
Placed ByThe Fort Loudoun Chapter, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 6:47pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 744931 N 4341584
Decimal Degrees39.18901667, -78.16410000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 11.341', W 78° 9.846'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 11' 20.46" N, 78° 9' 50.76" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 419 N Loudoun St, Winchester VA 22601, US
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