— Meriwether Lewis at Harpers Ferry —Today's view of the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers passing through the water gap in the Blue Ridge Mountains has changed little from Meriwether Lewis' view in 1803. Lewis hoped to find a similar, accessible trade route on rivers passing through the Rocky Mountains.
|Series||This marker is part of the Lewis & Clark Expedition series|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 12:45am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 264786 N 4356177|
|Decimal Degrees||39.32305000, -77.72860000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 19.383', W 77° 43.716'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 19' 22.98" N, 77° 43' 42.96" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 744 Appalachian Trail, Harpers Ferry MD 25425, US|
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