Wheel Repair

Wheel Repair (HMX6K)

Location: Paducah, KY 42001 McCracken County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 5.258', W 88° 35.625'

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Paducah, being located at the confluence of the ohio and Tennessee rivers and within close proximity of the Cumberland and Mississippi, is the hub of the river industry. Two major shipyards serve the Port of Paducah: James Marine and Walker Boat Yard. This mural features the M/V Craig Philip, and Ingram Barge Co. towboat, being dry~docked for wheel repairs at James Marine. Paducah's river industry is a major employer in the four rivers region. These industries perform barge and boat repairs; handle barge fleeting, shifting, cleaning and painting; provide provision boat with fuel and supplies; and train river mariners from all over the country.
HM NumberHMX6K
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Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 4:14am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 358352 N 4105782
Decimal Degrees37.08763333, -88.59375000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 5.258', W 88° 35.625'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 5' 15.48" N, 88° 35' 37.50" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 S Water St, Paducah KY 42001, US
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