The Welsh Society

The Welsh Society (HM20X9)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 57.147', W 75° 9.865'

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—Organized March 1, 1729 —

Organized March 1, 1729
Cogoniant I Dduw
Glory To God
Commemorating the Welsh contributions
to the founding of the city of Philadelphia
the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
and the United States of America

William Penn, 1644-1718, proclaimer of freedom of religion
and planner of New Wales, later named Philadelphia.
Robert Morris, 1734-1806, foremost financier of the
American Revolution and signer of the Declaration of Independence.
Thomas Jefferson, 1743-1826, third president of the
United States and author of the Declaration of Independence.
Gouverneur Morris, 1752-1816, author of the final draft
of the Constitution of the United States.
John Marshall, 1755-1835. Chief Justice of the
United States and father of American Constitutional law.
Erected on St. David's Day, March 1, 1968.
HM NumberHM20X9
Year Placed1968
Placed ByThe Welsh Society of Philadelphia
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, August 20th, 2017 at 7:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 485955 N 4422492
Decimal Degrees39.95245000, -75.16441667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.147', W 75° 9.865'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 8.8199999999999" N, 75° 9' 51.9" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267, 484
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Philadelphia Pedestrian Transit, Philadelphia PA 19107, US
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