Site of First Memphis Telephone

Site of First Memphis Telephone (HM26U3)

Location: Memphis, TN 38103 Shelby County
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N 35° 7.967', W 90° 3.657'

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on October 18, 1877, at residence of Col. Mike Burke, 673 Shelby, Superintendent of Miss. & Tenn. RR, which was connected only with RR office and home of Col. H.A. Montgomery at Poplar & Bellevue.
HM NumberHM26U3
Year Placed1976
Placed BySouth Central Bell Telephone Co. and West Tennessee Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, April 14th, 2018 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 767799 N 3891723
Decimal Degrees35.13278333, -90.06095000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 7.967', W 90° 3.657'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 7' 58.02" N, 90° 3' 39.42" W
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Area Code(s)901
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5-23 West GE Patterson Avenue, Memphis TN 38103, US
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