Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin
N 38° 16.703 W 082° 06.489
17S E 403074 N 4237283
Quick Description: A short history of Hamin, WV
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 3/16/2021 10:44:52 AM
Waymark Code: WM13YXJ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
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Long Description:

Hamlin became county seat, 1869. First court met , 1867, at Hamline Church (1 Mi. away), where, 1852~53, the Virginia Legislature established town of Hamline, named for Bisho Leonidas Lent Hamline of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
Marker Number: None seen on sign

Marker Title: Hamlin

Marker Location: RT 3

County or Independent City: Hamlin, WV

Web Site: [Web Link]

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Department of Archives and History, 2002

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