Washington's Land
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior
N 39° 15.242 W 077° 55.842
18S E 247113 N 4349061
A sign telling of the first land that George Washington owned in West Virginia.
Waymark Code: WMRG08
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 06/21/2016
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
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Washington's Land

The "Bullskin" or Rock Hall Tract, the first land owned by George Washington in West Virginia, was surveyed by him Nov. 24, 1750. Bought from Captain Rutherford, it became a part of Washington's 2,233 acre tract in this area.
Marker Number: none on marker

Marker Title: Washington's Land

Marker Location: north of Summit Point Road

County or Independent City: Summit Point, WV

Marker Program Sponsor: West Virginia Historical Commission, 1965

Web Site: Not listed

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