Whitfield "Big Central" High School

Whitfield "Big Central" High School (HM23HY)

Location: Meridian, MS 39301 Lauderdale County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 22.256', W 88° 42.248'

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Meridian Civil War Trail

In 1885, construction of Whitfield "Big Central" High School uncovered remains of soldiers who died at a Confederate hospital located here. The soldiers' remains were transferred to a burial mound in Rose Hill Cemetery.
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HM NumberHM23HY
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Year Placed2014
Placed ByThe Meridian/Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 10:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 339676 N 3582828
Decimal Degrees32.37093333, -88.70413333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 22.256', W 88° 42.248'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 22' 15.36" N, 88° 42' 14.88" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)601
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2500 14th St, Meridian MS 39301, US
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