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Ellicott's Stone
Society: ASCE Main Category: Civil Sub Category: Boundaries & Surveys Era: 1750-1799 DateCreated: 1799 Unnamed Rd Bucks State: AL Zip: 36512 Country: USA Website: Creator: Ellicott, Andrew

The stone was set by the joint U.S.-Spanish survey party on April 10, 1799.  Made of sandstone, it is roughly two feet high and eight inches thick. On the north side of the stone is the inscription "U.S. Lat. 31, 1799." On the south side is "Dominio de S.M. Carlos IV, Lat. 31, 1799."

Image Credit: Public Domain (Author's Choice) Image Caption: Ellicott's Stone Era_date_from: 1799
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