Military Road

Military Road (HM5ET)

Location: Columbus, MS 39701 Lowndes County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 30.41', W 88° 25.195'

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Built by War Department 1817-20, to connect New Orleans with Nashville. Suggested by & named for Gen. Andrew Jackson. Soon became an important commercial & telegraph route.
HM NumberHM5ET
Year Placed1952
Placed ByMississippi Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 7:51am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 368115 N 3708379
Decimal Degrees33.50683333, -88.41991667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 30.41', W 88° 25.195'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 30' 24.60" N, 88° 25' 11.70" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)662
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1213-1219 N 11th Ave, Columbus MS 39701, US
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