Col. Hugh Phelps

Col. Hugh Phelps (HM1EC3)

Location: Parkersburg, WV 26101 Wood County
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N 39° 15.28', W 81° 32.816'

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Wood County formally organized, August 12, 1799, at the home of Colonel Hugh Phelps, who came here, 1787. Phelps made the first effort to arrest Burr and Blennerhassett. About 1800, he built this house, later the home of Thomas Tavernner.
HM NumberHM1EC3
Year Placed1974
Placed ByWest Virginia Archives and History
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 5:39am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 452810 N 4345180
Decimal Degrees39.25466667, -81.54693333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 15.28', W 81° 32.816'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 15' 16.80" N, 81° 32' 48.96" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2699 Camden Ave, Parkersburg WV 26101, US
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