The Hart House

The Hart House (HMFLY)

Location: Beverly, WV 26253 Randolph County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 51.959', W 79° 56.004'

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Rich Mountain Battlefield

Here stood the Hart House, surrounded by fierce fighting during the Battle of Rich Mountain. Joseph Hart, grandson of a signer of the Declaration of Independence, was an avid Union supporter who fled with his family when Confederates seized the mountain. Their two-story log home gave shelter during the battle and served as a hospital afterwards.

"The surgeons were amputating and dressing wounds... there are a great many limbs being taken off the wounded soldiers."
Union soldier at Hart House.
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Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 5:23pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 592533 N 4302445
Decimal Degrees38.86598333, -79.93340000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 51.959', W 79° 56.004'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 51' 57.54" N, 79° 56' 0.24" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 521 County Rte 37/8, Beverly WV 26253, US
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