Bartram's Trail

Bartram's Trail (HMWN8)

Location: Phenix City, AL 36869 Russell County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 16.626', W 85° 0.162'

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William Bartram American's first native born artist- naturalists, passed through Russell County during the Revolutionary era, making the first scientific notations of its flora, fauna and inhabitants. As the appointed botanist of Britain's King George III, he traveled 2,400 mile in three journeys into the southern colonies in 1775-1776, collecting rare plants and specimens and making detailed drawings of plants and animals.
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HM NumberHMWN8
Series This marker is part of the William Bartram Trails series
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Placed ByErected by Russell County Commission and Alabama bicentennial Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 12th, 2014 at 2:52pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 688102 N 3572902
Decimal Degrees32.27710000, -85.00270000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 16.626', W 85° 0.162'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 16' 37.56" N, 85° 0' 9.72" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 Cricket Dr, Phenix City AL 36869, US
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