City of Richmond Bicentennial

City of Richmond Bicentennial (HMAMX)

Location: Richmond, VA 23223
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N 37° 31.843', W 77° 25.452'

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On July 2, 1782, the people of Richmond gathered near this site to elect twelve citizens and constitute their first city government, known as the Common Hall. The next day, the Richmond Common Council held its first meeting on the same site and elected from its membership Richmond's first mayor, William Foushee.

Erected July 2, 1982, by the City of Richmond in celebration of the 200th birthday of Richmond's incorporation as a city
Year Placed1982
Placed ByCity of Richmond
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Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 8:15am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 285795 N 4156510
Decimal Degrees37.53071667, -77.42420000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 31.843', W 77° 25.452'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 31' 50.58" N, 77° 25' 27.12" W
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Area Code(s)757, 804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2101-2199 US-60, Richmond VA 23223, US
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