Early Long Beach

Early Long Beach (HM1JAB)

Location: Long Beach, MS 39560 Harrison County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 21.128', W 89° 7.981'

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In 1788, Nicholas and Marianne Ladner became the first Europeans to settle in this area. Their log house, know as "The Chimney's", was used as a navigation for boats traveling from Mobile to New Orleans. After Nicholas's death, the Spanish granted the land to his widow. Much of modern Long Beach includes the Widow Ladner Claim.
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HM NumberHM1JAB
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Year Placed1999
Placed ByThe Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, February 23rd, 2015 at 9:02pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 294982 N 3359734
Decimal Degrees30.35213333, -89.13301667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 21.128', W 89° 7.981'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 21' 7.68" N, 89° 7' 58.86" W
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Area Code(s)228, 662
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 822 Beach Blvd E, Long Beach MS 39560, US
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