Confederate Boats Historical

Confederate Boats Historical (HM1WXZ)

Location: Columbus, GA 31901 Muscogee County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 27.401', W 84° 59.708'

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Located on the bank immediately to
the north was the C.S.A. Naval Yard. The
facility which built the ironclad
Ram "Muscogee" and renovated the
gunboat "Chattachoochee." Sunk in the
river in 1865, these boats were
salvaged during the 1960s and are now
preserved in the James W. Woodruff, Jr.,
Confederate Naval Museum. The
Columbus Iron Works, which was
operated by the C.S.A. Navy, produced
boilers and steam engines which
powered these boats.
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HM NumberHM1WXZ
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Year Placed1983
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 688442 N 3592827
Decimal Degrees32.45668333, -84.99513333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 27.401', W 84° 59.708'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 27' 24.06" N, 84° 59' 42.48" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Chattahoochee Riverwalk (Columbus), Columbus GA 31901, US
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