Near Baldwyn in Lee County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
General Barteau's Flank Movement
Erected 1957 by State of Mississippi - J. P. Coleman, Governor.
Location. 34° 30.66′ N, 88° 43.972′ W. Marker is near Baldwyn, Mississippi, in Lee County. Marker is on Ripley Road (County Route 370) half a mile west of Bethany Road (County Route 370), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is one of a pair at a pulloff near the Tishomingo Creek Bridge and at the entrance of a small park beside the creek. It is one-half mile northwest of the NPS acre at Brice's Crossroads. Marker is in this post office area: Baldwyn MS 38824, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tishomingo Creek Bridge (here, next to this marker); Chief Tishomingo (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Wagon Train (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Tishomingo Creek Bridge (about 300 feet away); Terrain and Landscape (about 300 feet away); Spoils of War Artillery at Log Cabin Ridge (about 400 feet away); Brice's Cross Roads (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Baldwyn.
More about this marker. This location is designated as part of Stop 7 of the Brice's Crossroads Auto Tour.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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