—Historic Downtown Mount Airy —The First National Bank began business March 10, 1904 in the building that had been used by Jones & Co., Bankers. In 1905 the First National Bank constructed a new facility on this site. It was there until a fire destroyed the building on March 25, 1914. A new building was constructed [on] this site. It too was destroyed by fire on June 4, 1925. The current building was designed to be fire-proof. First National Bank occupied this building until 1960. Farmers & Mechanics Bank took over and remained in the building until September of 2001. During this time, the Mt. Airy Building & Loan Association was started and located in the bank. It later moved across the street.
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|Date Added||Friday, October 7th, 2016 at 1:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 314457 N 4360879|
|Decimal Degrees||39.37746667, -77.15411667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 22.648', W 77° 9.247'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 22' 38.88" N, 77° 9' 14.82" W|
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|Area Code(s)||301, 443, 410, 240|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 8 N Main St, Mount Airy MD 21771, US|
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