Rural Hill School

Rural Hill School (HM5FQ)

Location: Columbus, MS 39702 Lowndes County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 31.674', W 88° 18.201'

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The first rural consolidated school in Mississippi. The school was moved to this site in 1904 and flourished under the guidance of Professor B. G. Hull, who was principal until 1918. Due to the success of the school, Hull was recognized as a national authority on school consolidation. Rural Hill School closed in 1949.
HM NumberHM5FQ
Year Placed1999
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 2:09pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 378972 N 3710572
Decimal Degrees33.52790000, -88.30335000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 31.674', W 88° 18.201'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 31' 40.44" N, 88° 18' 12.06" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)662
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301-303 Miller Rd, Columbus MS 39702, US
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