Bluefield Virginia

Bluefield Virginia (HM1ZEA)

Location: Bluefield, VA 24605 Tazewell County
Buy Virginia State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 37° 14.823', W 81° 18.318'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
The place was first known as "Pin Hook." In 1883 the New River branch of the N. & W. Railroad was completed here and the first coal shipped from the Pocahontas mines. The town of Graham was incorporated in 1884 and named for Thomas Graham of Philadelphia. The town was reincorporated and the name changed to Bluefield, 1924, to conform to its sister city.
Year Placed1941
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 at 3:01pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 472923 N 4122322
Decimal Degrees37.24705000, -81.30530000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 14.823', W 81° 18.318'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 14' 49.38" N, 81° 18' 19.08" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)276
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2083 Virginia Ave, Bluefield VA 24605, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?