Frederick Delius

Frederick Delius (HM1YZN)

Location: Danville, VA 24540
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 35.722', W 79° 23.128'

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One block west on Church Street is the site of the Henry P. Richardson house where Frederick Delius lived while teaching music at Roanoke Female Collect, now Averett. An unsuccessful orange grower in Florida, the Britisher Delius worked in Danville in 1885-1886 to earn return passage to Europe where he pursued a musical careeer, becoming an internationally acclaimed composer.
Year Placed1985
Placed ByVirginia Landmarks Commission
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Date Added Saturday, June 17th, 2017 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 644418 N 4051199
Decimal Degrees36.59536667, -79.38546667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 35.722', W 79° 23.128'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 35' 43.32" N, 79° 23' 7.68" W
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Area Code(s)434, 804
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 600-698 Keen St, Danville VA 24540, US
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