This Fertile Land

This Fertile Land (HM1EHU)

Location: Strasburg, VA 22657 Shenandoah County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 59.332', W 78° 21.635'

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This fertile land along the Shenandoah River, in the shadow of the Massanutten Mountain, was settled in the 1730s by courageous Germanic people in search of liberty and prosperity. Known variously in early days as Staufferstadt, Stover Town and Funk's Mill, the town was chartered 250 years ago in 1761, as Strasburg. To bestow honor to the founders of Strasburg, to laud their fortitude, to acclaim their vision and ideals for which they strove, and as an inspiration to future generations, this memorial is dedicated February 27, 2011.
Year Placed2011
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 8:41am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 728604 N 4318855
Decimal Degrees38.98886667, -78.36058333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 59.332', W 78° 21.635'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 59' 19.92" N, 78° 21' 38.10" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 150-198 E King St, Strasburg VA 22657, US
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