Hazelhurst

Hazelhurst (HMYC9)

Location: Hazlehurst, MS 39083 Copiah County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 51.619', W 90° 23.78'

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Named for chief engineer of first Jackson - New Orleans railway. Last spike driven here on March 31, 1858. Town was raided by Grierson in 1863. Shipping point for cattle, truck crops, and lumber.
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HM NumberHMYC9
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Year Placed1951
Placed ByMississippi Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 8:16am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 746340 N 3527908
Decimal Degrees31.86031667, -90.39633333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 51.619', W 90° 23.78'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 51' 37.14" N, 90° 23' 46.80" W
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Area Code(s)601
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 145-147 W Gallatin St, Hazlehurst MS 39083, US
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