Deakins Line Stone #6 (On east side of Rt 219)
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Algoma!
N 39° 16.516 W 079° 29.231
17S E 630491 N 4348414
Quick Description: A short 1910 re-survey marker to determine the western border of Maryland with West Virginia.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 4/30/2008 5:15:14 PM
Waymark Code: WM3PP6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member stvanme
Views: 16

Long Description:
This was a lucky find along side of 219 as we were heading to find two other Deakins Line stones to the south! As you can see, the monument is in pristine condition after 98 years!
Monumentation Type: Concrete post

Monument Category: State boundary marker

Accessible to general public: yes

Historical significance:
See details above.


Approximate date of monument: 12/12/1910

Monumentation Type (if other): Not listed

Monument Category (if other): Not listed

Explain Non-Public access: Not listed

Monument Website: Not listed

County: Not listed

USGS Quad: Not listed

NGS PID: Not listed

Other Coordinates: Not Listed

Other Coordinates details: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
1. A closeup photo of the monument is required.
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2. A 'distant' photo including the monument in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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