Marion County

Marion County (HM1RMC)

Location: Yellville, AR 72687 Marion County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 13.523', W 92° 40.914'

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First County Seat

Marion County, created in 1835, was first named Searcy County.
In 1836 its name changed to Marion by the first state legislature.
That same year Yellville was laid out as a town and made the permanent seat of county government.
The county was named for General Francis Marion.
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Placed ByArkansas Centennial Commision, Arkansas History Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at 9:03am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 528587 N 4008994
Decimal Degrees36.22538333, -92.68190000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 13.523', W 92° 40.914'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 13' 31.38" N, 92° 40' 54.84" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)870
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300 E Old Main St, Yellville AR 72687, US
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