Wildwood (HM1GI6)

Location: Beckley, WV 25801 Raleigh County
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N 37° 46.298', W 81° 10.41'

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Built by John Lilly, Sr. in 1835-36, it was the home of Alfred Beckley (1802-88) and Amelia Neville Craig. Son of John Beckley, first clerk of the House of Representatives, he founded the town of Beckley and wrote the bill proposing formation of Raleigh County. An 1823 West Point graduate, he rose to rank of Brig. Gen. in the Civil War. Listed on National Register in 1971, and opened as a House Museum in 1986.
HM NumberHM1GI6
Marker NumberRA 1
Placed ByWest Virginia Department of Culture and History.
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Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 12:10pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 484720 N 4180491
Decimal Degrees37.77163333, -81.17350000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 46.298', W 81° 10.41'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 46' 17.88" N, 81° 10' 24.6" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 123 Laurel Terrace, Beckley WV 25801, US
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