Friars Point - Friars Point, MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 34° 22.239 W 090° 38.385
15S E 717035 N 3805778
Quick Description: Located in front of city hall at 700 2nd Street, Friars Point
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 12/9/2020 7:28:41 PM
Waymark Code: WM13GGD
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member scrambler390
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Long Description:
Known originally as Farrar's Point, this town was incorporated in 1852. Its name was later changed to Friars Point to honor an early settler and legislator, Robert Friar. Coahoma county seat 1850-1930.
Date Installed:: 1980

Organization that placed the object:: Mississippi Department of Archives and History

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