Harry F. Byrd Sr.

Harry F. Byrd Sr. (HMI1)

Location: Berryville, VA 22611 Clarke County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 9.557', W 77° 59.537'

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Harry Flood Byrd Sr. (1887-1966), governor of Virginia (1926-1930) and U.S. senator from Virginia (1933-1965), was a conservative Democrat who led a political machine that directed state politics for four decades. As governor, he instituted Virginia's "pay as you go" fiscal policy, created the state highway system, and established the state historical marker system. In Congress, he advocated economical government and opposed liberal programs. To the south is Rosemont, his home from 1928 to 1966. George Norris, first sheriff of Clarke Co., lived there from 1811 to 1854.
HM NumberHMI1
Marker NumberT 14
Year Placed1999
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:49am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 241450 N 4338718
Decimal Degrees39.15928333, -77.99228333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 9.557', W 77° 59.537'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 9' 33.42" N, 77° 59' 32.22" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 16 Rosemont Manor Ln, Berryville VA 22611, US
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