Original Richmond Cotton Mill

Original Richmond Cotton Mill (HM1GSK)

Location: Laurel Hill, NC 28351 Scotland County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 49.225', W 79° 31.767'

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First textile manufacturing plant in Scotland County, built by Col. Charles Malloy in 1867. Powered by water wheels. Machinery said to have come from a sunken blockade runner. Leased by Mark Morgan in 1872 and became the first of the Morgan Mills. Located here.
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Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 11:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 634487 N 3854113
Decimal Degrees34.82041667, -79.52945000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 49.225', W 79° 31.767'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 49' 13.5" N, 79° 31' 46.02" W
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Area Code(s)910
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10420 Old Wire Rd, Laurel Hill NC 28351, US
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