Peach Bottom Slate Region

Peach Bottom Slate Region (HM6J)

Location: Whiteford, MD 21160 Harford County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 42.689', W 76° 21.07'

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Peach Bottom Slate, first used 1734, is the oldest in America. The first commercial cut having been made 1785 by workmen who were primarily Welsh. At the London Crystal Palace Exposition, 1850, Peach Bottom Slate was judged best in the world.
HM NumberHM6J
Placed ByMaryland Historical Society
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 6:14am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 384178 N 4396608
Decimal Degrees39.71148333, -76.35116667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 42.689', W 76° 21.07'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 42' 41.34" N, 76° 21' 4.20" W
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Area Code(s)443, 410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2504 Whiteford Rd, Whiteford MD 21160, US
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