Newell Chapel CME

Newell Chapel CME (HM23HM)

Location: Meridian, MS 39301 Lauderdale County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 22.264', W 88° 41.507'

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Newell Chapel CME Church was involved in Civil Rights meetings and voter registration projects. It was one of three original locations of the Head Start program. The church parsonage was bombed by the Ku Klux Klan in 1968.
HM NumberHM23HM
Year Placed2014
Placed ByThe Meridian/Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 4:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 340838 N 3582825
Decimal Degrees32.37106667, -88.69178333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 22.264', W 88° 41.507'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 22' 15.84" N, 88° 41' 30.42" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)601
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1404 13th Ave, Meridian MS 39301, US
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