The Historic National Road - The Road That Built the NationYou are standing at the starting point of this country's first federal road building project, the National Road. A vision of George Washington as a means to develop the continent and to unite the country, his idea was championed by Thomas Jefferson and authorized by Congress in 1806.
|Series||This marker is part of the The Historic National Road series|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 8:50am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 691772 N 4391271|
|Decimal Degrees||39.64975000, -78.76485000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 38.985', W 78° 45.891'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 38' 59.10" N, 78° 45' 53.46" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 240|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 36 Greene St, Cumberland MD 21502, US|
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