Cotton Grove

Cotton Grove (HM15LD)

Location: Jackson, TN 38305 Madison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 41.797', W 88° 40.291'

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In 1819 several families formed the first settlement in what was to be known as Madison County 2.1 miles west on the Cotton Grove Road. Said road was ordered built this same year. In 1821 the first cotton in the county was grown here. A post office and stagecoach stop operated here in 1834. Only the road and Baptist Church retain the Cotton Grove name.
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HM NumberHM15LD
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Marker Number4D 39
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:59am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 348768 N 3951587
Decimal Degrees35.69661667, -88.67151667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 41.797', W 88° 40.291'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 41' 47.82" N, 88° 40' 17.46" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1601-1669 Cotton Grove Rd, Jackson TN 38305, US
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