Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri - 1858-1861

Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri - 1858-1861 (HM15QH)

Location: Syracuse, MO 65354 Morgan County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 40.184', W 92° 52.43'

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The George Shackelford Relay and Meal Station stood ½ miles south of Syracuse in Morgan County. In 1859, when the railroad reached Syracuse, it succeeded Tipton as Stage terminus. Civil War activity closed the terminus in March, 1861.
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HM NumberHM15QH
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Year Placed1958
Placed ByState Historical Society of Missouri
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Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 1:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 510975 N 4280135
Decimal Degrees38.66973333, -92.87383333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 40.184', W 92° 52.43'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 40' 11.04" N, 92° 52' 25.80" W
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Area Code(s)660
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 214 E Front St, Syracuse MO 65354, US
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