Suggsville

Suggsville (HMW4N)

Location: Whatley, AL 36482 Clarke County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 35.184', W 87° 41.459'

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Town laid out in 1819 at crossing of Old Line and Old Federal Roads. Named for Wm. Suggs, storekeeper. Site of Clarke County's first newspaper, cotton gin, carriage, shoe and silk factory. Site of extensive aviation experiments by Dr. Denny 100 years before Wright Bros. Early religious & educational center.
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HM NumberHMW4N
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Placed ByClarke County Historical Society
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 10:00pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 434440 N 3494799
Decimal Degrees31.58640000, -87.69098333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 35.184', W 87° 41.459'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 35' 11.04" N, 87° 41' 27.54" W
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Area Code(s)251
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3047 Bird Jackson Rd, Whatley AL 36482, US
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Suggsville

Feb 13, 2015 at 8:52pm PST by larebel

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