Pocahontas State Park

Pocahontas State Park (HMJ7T)

Location: Chesterfield, VA 23838 Chesterfield County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 21.933', W 77° 34.349'

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This park of 7604 acres was originally known as the Swift Creek Recreational Area. Its purchase in 1934 and subsequent development by the federal government were with the understanding that eventually the State would accept and maintain the property, incorporating it into its Park System. On June 6, 1946 the Virginia Conservation Commission dedicated the park, naming it for the Indian princess Pocahontas.
HM NumberHMJ7T
Marker NumberS 16
Year Placed1948
Placed ByVirginia Conservation Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 8:03am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 272190 N 4138530
Decimal Degrees37.36555000, -77.57248333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 21.933', W 77° 34.349'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 21' 55.98" N, 77° 34' 20.94" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-4 State Rte 655, Chesterfield VA 23838, US
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