Handsboro

Handsboro (HM1JA8)

Location: Gulfport, MS 39507 Harrison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 23.88', W 89° 1.783'

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N.1 mi. Founded c. 1800. Famed, 1840-1900, for foundries, sawmills & shipyard; Coast's first newspaper, "Democrat" (1846); and many fine academies. Here Jeff. Davis attended Polar Star Lodge, founded in 1852.
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HM NumberHM1JA8
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Year Placed1956
Placed ByThe Mississippi Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, February 23rd, 2015 at 9:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 305004 N 3364636
Decimal Degrees30.39800000, -89.02971667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 23.88', W 89° 1.783'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 23' 52.8" N, 89° 1' 46.98" W
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Area Code(s)228, 601, 662
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1201-1267 E Pass Rd, Gulfport MS 39507, US
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