Wedell's Corner

Wedell's Corner (HMXXP)

Location: Texas City, TX 77590 Galveston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 23.895', W 94° 53.565'

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9th Street and 4th Ave. South

— (On Early Trail into Texas City) —

Site, childhood home of Jimmy (1900-1934) and Walter (1901-1935) Wedell - aviation pioneers. Jimmy designed, built, raced planes with financier Harry Williams Operated early airline at time of death in crash, held world's land plane speed record. Walter died in a later air disaster.
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 12:52pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 316339 N 3253599
Decimal Degrees29.39825000, -94.89275000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 23.895', W 94° 53.565'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 23' 53.70" N, 94° 53' 33.90" W
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Area Code(s)409, 281
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1300-1398 Bay St N, Texas City TX 77590, US
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