Frank Padget

Frank Padget (HMXNR)

Location: Glasgow, VA 24555 Rockbridge County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 38.035', W 79° 27.01'

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In memory of Frank Padget, a coloured slave who during a freshet in James River in January 1854, ventured and lost his life by drowning in the noble effort to save some of his fellow creatures, who were in the midst of the flood, from death.
Year Placed1854
Placed ByCaptain Edward Echols
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 9:56am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 636749 N 4166328
Decimal Degrees37.63391667, -79.45016667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 38.035', W 79° 27.01'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 38' 2.10" N, 79° 27' 0.60" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1621 Blue Ridge Rd, Glasgow VA 24555, US
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