Captain H.H. Colle House

Captain H.H. Colle House (HM2ATD)

Location: Pascagoula, MS 39567 Jackson County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 22.229', W 88° 33.614'

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410 Live Oak Avenue

—Pascagoula Historic Pathway —

The Captain H.H. Colle House is a center-hall style cottage. It dates from 1880 making it one of the oldest surviving structures from old Scranton (Pascagoula). Typical of home construction of this time period, the walls are horizontal wood boards covered with cheesecloth and wallpaper. This house is tangible evidence of the socio-economic impact of the Port of Pascagoula and its associated industries (railroad, lumber, seafood, and tourism); and that afforded residents the means to build houses such as the Colle home.

The Colle family business contributed to the growth of Pascagoula as a port city. Captain Herman H. Colle, Sr., with his partner A.F. Dantzler, purchased the tugboat Fox in 1878 and began operating the Pascagoula Towing Company after the federal government dredged the Pascagoula River in 1875.
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Placed ByPascagoula Historic Preservation Society, City of Pascagoula
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, August 26th, 2018 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 350072 N 3360871
Decimal Degrees30.37048333, -88.56023333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 22.229', W 88° 33.614'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 22' 13.74" N, 88° 33' 36.84" W
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Area Code(s)228, 601, 662
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3621 Frederic St, Pascagoula MS 39567, US
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