Purdy (HM16V2)

Location: Selmer, TN 38375 McNairy County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 11.642', W 88° 29.889'

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4 miles northwest. Established in 1823, it was first county seat of McNairy County; here was Purdy University from 1855 to 1861. Glover's Trace ran through it from Middle Tennessee to the Mississippi Country. The county seat was moved in 1890.
HM NumberHM16V2
Marker Number4C 8
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 7:05pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 363609 N 3895588
Decimal Degrees35.19403333, -88.49815000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 11.642', W 88° 29.889'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 11' 38.52" N, 88° 29' 53.34" W
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Area Code(s)731
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2938 Airport Rd, Selmer TN 38375, US
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