"Sic Juvat Transcendere Montes"

"Sic Juvat Transcendere Montes" (HMJI)

Location: Elkton, VA 22827 Rockingham County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 21.461', W 78° 32.832'

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In honor of Governor Alexander Spotswood and the Knights of the Horseshoe: John Fontaine · Robert Beverley · William Robertson · Dr. Robinson Todd · James Taylor · Robert Brooke · George Mason · Captain Smith · Jeremiah Clouderand other whose names are unknown, who with rangers, Indians and servants, about fifty in all, reached the summit of this pass.September 5, 1716.
Year Placed1921
Placed ByColonial Dames of America in the State of Virginia, September 5th
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 2:26pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 714314 N 4248349
Decimal Degrees38.35768333, -78.54720000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 21.461', W 78° 32.832'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 21' 27.66" N, 78° 32' 49.92" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1351-1399 US-33, Elkton VA 22827, US
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