Sir John's Run

Sir John's Run (HM8I6)

Location: Berkeley Springs, WV 25411 Morgan County
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N 39° 37.441', W 78° 14.038'

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Sir John's Run was named for Sir John Sinclair, the quartermaster for General Braddock on expedition in 1755 against the French at Fort Duquesne. James Rumsey demonstrated his steamboat here in 1785.
HM NumberHM8I6
Year Placed1979
Placed ByWest Virginia Department of Culture and History
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Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 3:09am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 737415 N 4389684
Decimal Degrees39.62401667, -78.23396667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 37.441', W 78° 14.038'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 37' 26.46" N, 78° 14' 2.28" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 469 County Rte 3, Berkeley Springs WV 25411, US
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