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Location: West Point, VA 23181 King William County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 32.19', W 76° 48.019'

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Carter Braxton, signer of the Declaration of Independence, lived at West Point 1777-1786 after fire destroyed his plantation Chericoke, upriver on the Pamunkey. The town house no longer stands. From West Point Braxton channeled war goods to Patriot troops.
Series This marker is part of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series
Marker NumberOC 26
Year Placed1976
Placed ByVirginia Historic Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 10:46pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 340940 N 4155913
Decimal Degrees37.53650000, -76.80031667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 32.19', W 76° 48.019'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 32' 11.40" N, 76° 48' 1.14" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 324 14th St, West Point VA 23181, US
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