Dam No. 5

Dam No. 5 (HM2B2I)

Location: Clear Spring, MD 21722 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 36.47', W 77° 55.302'

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From December 17 to 20, 1861, Gen. "Stonewall" Jackson attempted to halt traffic on the canal by diverting the river around the Virginia abutment of Dam No. 5. Damage was slight and repairs were effected within two days.
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HM NumberHM2B2I
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Placed ByMaryland Civil War Centennial Commission
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Date Added Sunday, September 2nd, 2018 at 8:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 249163 N 4388311
Decimal Degrees39.60783333, -77.92170000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 36.47', W 77° 55.302'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 36' 28.2" N, 77° 55' 18.12" W
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Area Code(s)301
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10744 Dam Number 5 Rd, Clear Spring MD 21722, US
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