Dr. John Ware's Mule Tramway Site

Dr. John Ware's Mule Tramway Site (HM29V5)

Location: Marksville, LA 71351 Avoyelles Parish
Country: United States of America

N 31° 8.041', W 92° 3.734'

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c. 1896

Mule driven tramway. Flat cars on rails from Marksville to Red River, a distance of six miles. Carried supplies and produce to and from Ware's Landing on the river to a warehouse on this site.
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HM NumberHM29V5
Series This marker is part of the series
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Placed ByCity Of Marksville
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Date Added Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 589401 N 3444832
Decimal Degrees31.13401667, -92.06223333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 8.041', W 92° 3.734'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 8' 2.46" N, 92° 3' 44.04" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)318
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 832 N Main St, Marksville LA 71351, US
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