First Post Office of Rocky Mount Historical

First Post Office of Rocky Mount Historical (HM1UHS)

Location: Rocky Mount, NC 27804 Nash County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 57.783', W 77° 48.267'

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On this site on
March 22, 1816
the first post office of Rocky Mount
was established.
James C. B. Atkinson, Post Master

Erected under the auspices of L. F. Tillery, county historian,
and Micajah Pitway Chapter, N.S.D.A.R.
May 1941
Year Placed1941
Placed ByL.F. Tillery and Micajah Pitway Chapter, N.S.D.A.R
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 19th, 2016 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 247092 N 3983486
Decimal Degrees35.96305000, -77.80445000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 57.783', W 77° 48.267'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 57' 46.98" N, 77° 48' 16.02" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)252
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Battlepark Ln, Rocky Mount NC 27804, US
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