James J. Pennington

James J. Pennington (HMJVR)

Location: Lawrenceburg, TN 38464 Lawrence County
Country: United States of America

N 35° 13.634', W 87° 15.964'

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Born in 1819, he was a Lawrence County farmer, merchant, and inventor of an early flying machine. Patented Sept. 4, 1877, No. 194841. Model exhibited at Scientific Exposition, Louisville, Ky. 1883.Died in 1885. The field at Lawrenceburg Municipal Airport named in his honor.
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HM NumberHMJVR
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Marker Number3F 35
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 12:43am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 475788 N 3898275
Decimal Degrees35.22723333, -87.26606667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 13.634', W 87° 15.964'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 13' 38.04" N, 87° 15' 57.84" W
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Area Code(s)931
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3994-3998 Pulaski Hwy, Lawrenceburg TN 38464, US
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