Pearlhaven

Pearlhaven (HM27LI)

Location: Brookhaven, MS 39601 Lincoln County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 35.219', W 90° 26.035'

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In 1899, the Pearl River Lumber Company established the mill town of Pearlhaven. Pealrhaven was incorporated in 1901 with 310 residents, who elected a mayor, board of aldermen, and marshal the same year. The town included a hotel, three churches and 235 employee houses, plus a standard gauge railroad. By 1903, the population grew to more than 1,000, When the company was sold in 1905, the mill property and houses were auctioned off, and Pearlhaven was annexed into Brookhaven in 1912.
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HM NumberHM27LI
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Year Placed2015
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, May 18th, 2018 at 4:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 743497 N 3497514
Decimal Degrees31.58698333, -90.43391667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 35.219', W 90° 26.035'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 35' 13.14" N, 90° 26' 2.1" W
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Area Code(s)601
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 200-298 Main St, Brookhaven MS 39601, US
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