Marlinton (HMMZM)

Location: Marlinton, WV 24954 Pocahontas County
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N 38° 13.391', W 80° 6.015'

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The old Seneca Indian Trail from New York to Georgia may be seen at this point. During the French and Indian War, 18 settlers lost lives in vicinity. During Indian raids in 1779, 13 were killed and many were taken captive.

Settled, 1749, by Sewell and Marlin. The oldest recorded settlement on western waters. Here stood oak, marking corner of first survey west of Alleghenies. Here was Fort Greenbrier, built, 1755, and garrisoned by Andrew Lewis.
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Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 10:22am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 578756 N 4230960
Decimal Degrees38.22318333, -80.10025000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 13.391', W 80° 6.015'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 13' 23.46" N, 80° 6' 0.90" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 664-698 Co Rte 19, Marlinton WV 24954, US
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