Mass - Produced Ice Machines Historical

Mass - Produced Ice Machines Historical (HM1WYH)

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

N 32° 27.447', W 84° 59.716'

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Since the 1830s, the city's foundries
and machine shops have fabricated a
variety of items: cotton gins, steam
engines, riverboats, saw and cane mills,
pulleys, gears, stoves, pots, and farming
implements. The most significant
product, one of the world's first
commercial ice machines (a forerunner
of refrigeration and air-conditioning),
was developed by the Columbus Iron
Works in the 1880s and was sold by
the company in this country and
abroad for four decades.
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HM NumberHM1WYH
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Year Placed1983
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 688428 N 3592911
Decimal Degrees32.45745000, -84.99526667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 27.447', W 84° 59.716'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 27' 26.82" N, 84° 59' 42.96" 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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