Robert Foyles & Family

Robert Foyles & Family (HMGB6)

Location: Beverly, WV 26253 Randolph County
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N 38° 50.451', W 79° 52.51'

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This Stone Commemorates:
Robert Foyles & Family, killed by indians 1753, half mi. s.
settlement of David Tygart, 2 mi. s. near bridge.
First English settlers west of Alleghenies.
Westfalls Fort, built 1774, half mi. s.

Battle of Rich Mountain, 5 mi. w. July 11, 1861.
Gen. Geo. B. McClellan commanding Federals. Maj.
John Pegram, Confederates, lasted 3 1/2 hrs., between
Gen. Rosencrans with four regiments assisted by Col.
Lauder, and Capt. J.A. DeLaguel with 310 soldiers.
Confederates defeted.

HM NumberHMGB6
Placed ByElkins Rotary Club and Citizens of Beverly
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 12:57am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 597620 N 4299716
Decimal Degrees38.84085000, -79.87516667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 50.451', W 79° 52.51'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 50' 27.06" N, 79° 52' 30.60" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 Main St, Beverly WV 26253, US
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