By King's Command
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Paintedwarrior
N 39° 16.705 W 079° 17.624
17S E 647172 N 4349061
A sign telling us to stop settlements west of these mountains.
Waymark Code: WMQQY5
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 03/21/2016
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member razalas
Views: 1

By King's Command

The proclamation of George III, King of England, in 1763 ordered settlement west of these mountains to stop. The early treaties between the English and the Six Nations accepted this range as the dividing line between them.
Marker Number: none on the sign

Marker Title: By King;s Command

Marker Location: South of RT 50

County or Independent City: Mt. Storm

Marker Program Sponsor: Oop, covered by snow on sign, will get next time I pass by.

Web Site: Not listed

Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest West Virginia Historical Markers
Nearest Geocaches
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log  
dukemartin visited By King's Command 03/20/2016 dukemartin visited it