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Iuka in Tishomingo County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Old Tishomingo County Courthouse

 
 
Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
1. Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Land acquired 1857. Courthouse built 1888. Was in use from 1889 to 1971. Former Governor J.M. Stone supervised erection. Building housed Tishomingo County Singing Convention from 1917 until 1971.
 
Erected 1973 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 48.547′ N, 88° 11.404′ W. Marker is in Iuka, Mississippi, in Tishomingo County. Marker is on East Quitman Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Iuka MS 38852, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Twin Magnolias" (a few steps from this marker); Iuka (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Iuka Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Church of Our Saviour (approx. 0.2 miles away); Iuka Normal (approx. mile away); Patriot William Gray (approx. 0.8 miles away); Brig. Gen. Henry Little (approx. 0.8 miles away); The 11th Ohio Battery (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Iuka.
 
Categories. Government
 
Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
2. Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker
Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
3. Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker
Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
4. Old Tishomingo County Courthouse Marker
Backside View
May 1902 Confederate Heroes image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
5. May 1902 Confederate Heroes
Heroes of a lost cause rest in honor and in grateful memory. Erected by John Marshall Stone Chapter UDC
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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