Old Stone Tavern

Old Stone Tavern (HM2LC)

Location: Aurora, WV 26705 Preston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 19.584', W 79° 31.916'

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Built by Henry Grimes circa 1825. It was opened as a tavern in 1841 and kept by George G. Houser, Hiram Hanshaw and William H. Grimes. This was the first tavern in Union District on the Northwestern Turnpike.
HM NumberHM2LC
Year Placed1987
Placed ByThe West Virginia Department of Culture and History
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 7:24pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 626539 N 4354026
Decimal Degrees39.32640000, -79.53193333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 19.584', W 79° 31.916'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 19' 35.04" N, 79° 31' 54.96" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 25395 George Washington Hwy, Aurora WV 26705, US
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