—1540 —Hernando DeSoto & his expedition entered present Monroe Co. following an Indian trail from Buttahatchie River. They crossed the Tombigbee R. ¼ mi. E. Dec. 16, 1540 & marched up what is now this street.
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|Placed By||Monroe County Bicentennial Committee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, April 10th, 2017 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 357393 N 3743799|
|Decimal Degrees||33.82481667, -88.54100000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 49.489', W 88° 32.46'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 49' 29.34" N, 88° 32' 27.6" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 208 E Commerce St, Aberdeen MS 39730, US|
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