Mt. Jefferson

Mt. Jefferson (HM2LHJ)

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N 36° 17.7', W 81° 24.792'

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Mount Jefferson looms high over the town of Jefferson for which it is named. It was formerly called Negro Mountain because run-away slaves supposedly hid out there while fleeing north. The summit and slopes of the mountain now make up Mount Jefferson State Park, covering 474 acres.
Series This marker is part of the Blue Ridge Parkway series
Placed ByNational Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
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Date Added Friday, October 4th, 2019 at 11:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 462898 N 4016748
Decimal Degrees36.29500000, -81.41320000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 17.7', W 81° 24.792'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 17' 42" N, 81° 24' 47.52" W
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