Calcium Carbide

Calcium Carbide (HM16T6)

Location: Eden, NC 27288 Rockingham County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 30.311', W 79° 45.582'

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Industrial experiment
nearby in 1892 led to
discovery of process for
its manufacture. First
produced commercially
by James T. Morehead.
HM NumberHM16T6
Marker NumberJ 82
Year Placed1985
Placed ByDivision of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 5:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 611070 N 4040698
Decimal Degrees36.50518333, -79.75970000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 30.311', W 79° 45.582'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 30' 18.66" N, 79° 45' 34.92" W
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Area Code(s)336
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 422 Church St, Eden NC 27288, US
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