Marathon Motor Car

Marathon Motor Car (HM15VS)

Location: Nashville, TN 37203 Davidson County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 9.899', W 86° 47.69'

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The Marathon Motor Car was manufactured here 1914-1916 by Southern Motor Works (later called Marathon). Four models, all touring cars, were powered by engines of 4 cylinders, 30/35 hp, & 6s of 50 hp, with wheelbases from 9'8" to 12'5". The plant closed operations in 1914 due to financial difficulties but continued a parts & service business until 1918.
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HM NumberHM15VS
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Marker Number26
Year Placed1979
Placed ByThe Historical Commission of Metropolitan Nashville and Davidson County
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Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 8:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 518452 N 4002267
Decimal Degrees36.16498333, -86.79483333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 9.899', W 86° 47.69'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 9' 53.94" N, 86° 47' 41.40" W
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Area Code(s)615
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 800-806 12th Ave N, Nashville TN 37203, US
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