Samuel Shrewsbury House

Samuel Shrewsbury House (HM1GG4)

Location: Belle, WV 25015 Kanawha County
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N 38° 14.261', W 81° 32.631'

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House built circa 1810 by Samuel Shrewsbury (1763-1855) on a 704 acre tract of land received from Colonel John Dickinson. Sandstone and hewn hardwood logs used in construction were obtained locally from the land. Shrewsbury, a revolutionary soldier, and his family, moved here in 1798 from Bedford County, Virginia. He and his brother John became active with Dickinson in the salt industry.
HM NumberHM1GG4
Year Placed2008
Placed ByWest Virginia Archives & History
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 3:48pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 452405 N 4232326
Decimal Degrees38.23768333, -81.54385000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 14.261', W 81° 32.631'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 14' 15.66" N, 81° 32' 37.86" W
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Area Code(s)304
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201-229 Co Rte 60/12, Belle WV 25015, US
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