Site of Confederate Arms Factory

Site of Confederate Arms Factory (HM1PU4)

Location: Tyler, TX 75701 Smith County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 20.168', W 95° 18.358'

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Site of
Confederate Arms Factory

Built in 1862
by Short, Biscoe and Company
A contract made in 1862 with
the State of Texas
to furnish 5000 guns
was annulled in 1863,
as needed material and labor
could not be secured.
The equipment was then sold to the govern-
ment of the Confederate States
HM NumberHM1PU4
Series This marker is part of the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments series
Marker Number7714
Year Placed1936
Placed ByState of Texas
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, December 7th, 2015 at 9:03am PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 282962 N 3580031
Decimal Degrees32.33613333, -95.30596667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 20.168', W 95° 18.358'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 20' 10.08" N, 95° 18' 21.48" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)903
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1106-1198 S Robertson Ave, Tyler TX 75701, US
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