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Columbus in Lowndes County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Church of the Annunciation

 
 
Church of the Annunciation Marker image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, August 17, 2007
1. Church of the Annunciation Marker
Inscription. Dedicated in 1863. This is the oldest Catholic Church in NE Miss. It once served a parish that included Corinth & Meridian. The design for the Gothic structure was conceived by Fr. J. B. Mouton, the first pastor.
 
Erected 1975 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Location. 33° 29.669′ N, 88° 25.439′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Mississippi, in Lowndes County. Marker is on 8th Street near College Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus MS 39701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Friendship Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church of Columbus (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mississippi State College for Women (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Christian Church (approx. mile away); Demonstration School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Columbus Mississippi Blues (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walter "Red" Barber (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Also see . . .  Church of the Annunciation History. (Submitted on June 25, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
Church of the Annunciation Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Davis Darryl Hartness, July 2, 2008
2. Church of the Annunciation Building and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,102 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi.   2. submitted on , by Davis Darryl Hartness of Columbus, Mississippi. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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