Dardanelles (HM258T)

Location: Central Point, OR 97502 Jackson County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 25.425', W 123° 2.602'

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First post office in Jackson County established October 15, 1852 in the cabin of Col. William G. T'Vault (1806-1869)
Col. T'Vault was the editor of Oregon's first newspaper "The Oregon Spectator". He was postmaster general of the Oregon Provisional Government. He died in Jacksonville during the smallpox epidemic of 1869.
HM NumberHM258T
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed2008
Placed BySiskiyou Pioneer Sites Foundation and E Clampus Vitus,Umpqua Joe 1859 Outpost of Humbug Chapter 73
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Date Added Sunday, February 4th, 2018 at 4:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 496432 N 4696827
Decimal Degrees42.42375000, -123.04336667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 25.425', W 123° 2.602'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 25' 25.5" N, 123° 2' 36.12" W
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Area Code(s)541
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9625 Old Stage Rd, Central Point OR 97502, US
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