Hotel District

Hotel District (HM131U)

Location: Asheville, NC 28801 Buncombe County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 35.63', W 82° 33.075'

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(of Asheville, N.C.)

An ornamental eagle perched high in front ofthe Eagle Hotel one block south. Irishimmigrant James Patton opened the hostelry in1814. Almost opposite the Eagle, theSwannanoa Hotel began operation in 1878,making South Main Street - now BiltmoreAvenue - a nineteenth-century social center.
HM NumberHM131U
Placed ByAsheville Urban Trail, John Clingman Young, Jr. in memory of his parents
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 7:22am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 359470 N 3940007
Decimal Degrees35.59383333, -82.55125000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 35.63', W 82° 33.075'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 35' 37.80" N, 82° 33' 4.50" W
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Area Code(s)704, 828
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Eagle St, Asheville NC 28801, US
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