Merrill-Morris House Historical

Merrill-Morris House Historical (HM1V57)

Location: Romulus, MI 48174 Wayne County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 12.109', W 83° 24.27'

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Constructed in 1846, this Greek Revival residence was erected just nineteen years after Romulus was first settled. Originally the home of pioneer Harvey W. Merrill, the house is believed to be the oldest still standing in the city. Large walnut beams, hewn with an adz (a cutting tool), support the wood frame structure. Small frieze windows with grilles decorate the front entrance. This refined farmhouse became the home of Ray V. Morris and family in 1912.
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HM NumberHM1V57
Series This marker is part of the Michigan: Michigan Historical Commission series
Year Placed1980
Placed ByMichigan History Division, Department of State
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 301489 N 4674983
Decimal Degrees42.20181667, -83.40450000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 12.109', W 83° 24.27'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 12' 6.54" N, 83° 24' 16.2" W
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Area Code(s)313, 734, 248
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 13850 S Huron River Dr, Romulus MI 48174, US
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