Washington's Spring

Washington's Spring (HM2SY)

Location: Hopwood, PA 15445 Fayette County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 51.628', W 79° 38.653'

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This spring lies in the direct path of what was known as Nemacolin's Trail. Afterwards Braddock's Road, and was a favorite sampling spot in early days.George Washington visited here first in November, 1753, and again in May, 1954. On the night of June 26, 1755, he camped here with General Braddock and his army, on their memorable advance toward Fort Duquesne.
HM NumberHM2SY
Series This marker is part of the George Washington Slept Here series
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 3:39pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 615966 N 4413150
Decimal Degrees39.86046667, -79.64421667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 51.628', W 79° 38.653'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 51' 37.68" N, 79° 38' 39.18" W
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Area Code(s)724, 412
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 277-403 State Rte 2021, Hopwood PA 15445, US
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