Leedstown (HMELE)

Location: Colonial Beach, VA 22443 Westmoreland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 6.699', W 77° 0.051'

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Here at the then thriving port of Leedstown on February 27, 1766, ten years before the Declaration of Independence, the Leedstown Resolutions (or Westmoreland Association) were drawn. This association, a protest against the Stamp Act and a pledge of mutual aid in event of its execution, was signed by 115 men from Westmoreland and surrounding counties.
Marker NumberJT-15
Year Placed1962
Placed ByVirginia State Library
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Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 3:31am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 324588 N 4220093
Decimal Degrees38.11165000, -77.00085000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 6.699', W 77° 0.051'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 6' 41.94" N, 77° 0' 3.06" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1901-1999 State Rte 637, Colonial Beach VA 22443, US
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