First Erosion Control Work in the Southeast

First Erosion Control Work in the Southeast (HM8MO)

Location: Moore, SC 29369 Spartanburg County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 51.967', W 82° 3.135'

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On Dec. 18, 1933, work began on the J.L. Berry Gully, 1.5 miles S.E. as part of the South Tyger River Erosion Control Demonstration Project by the USDI Soil Erosion Service, Dr. T.S. Bule, Project Director. This project was a forerunner of the USDA Soil Conservation Service and the Soil and Water Conservation Districts.
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HM NumberHM8MO
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Marker Number42-6
Year Placed1974
Placed BySouth Carolina Association of Conservation Districts
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:53am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 403822 N 3858700
Decimal Degrees34.86611667, -82.05225000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 51.967', W 82° 3.135'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 51' 58.02" N, 82° 3' 8.10" W
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Area Code(s)864
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 698 Bethany Church Rd, Moore SC 29369, US
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