Wesleyan Female College

Wesleyan Female College (HM28RY)

Location: Brownsville, TN 38012 Haywood County
Buy Tennessee State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 35° 35.51', W 89° 15.802'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 55 views
Inscription
On this site stood the Wesleyan Female College, started circa 1869. This institution offered courses in ancient and modern languages, instrumental music, vocal lessons and ornamental branches, with collegiate, academic and primary departments. Lasting into the 1890s, it was closed by the trustees, and became the site of the Ogilvie Training School for Boys. These and other institutions helped establish Brownsville's reputation as an early cultural center.
Details
HM NumberHM28RY
Tags
Year Placed2001
Placed ByHaywood County, City of Brownsville and the Haywood County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, June 25th, 2018 at 4:01pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 294944 N 3941036
Decimal Degrees35.59183333, -89.26336667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 35.51', W 89° 15.802'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 35' 30.6" N, 89° 15' 48.12" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)731, 901
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 108 Margin St, Brownsville TN 38012, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map
Brownsville
0.13 miles
Army National Guard
0.15 miles
Gen. Jacob Jennings Brown
0.23 miles
Dunbar
0.44 miles
Tabernacle
4.19 miles
Bradford's Landing
6.76 miles
Stanton Masonic Lodge And School
11.8 miles
Stanton
11.91 miles
Wesley
12.85 miles
Burchett Douglass
13.01 miles
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?