Near Madison in Madison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
West Florida Boundary
It was soon determined that settlement was too restricted. In 1764 Great Britain moved the boundary north to 32° 28" into the lands of the Choctaws and Creeks.
Erected by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. 32° 27.962′ N, 90° 3.472′ W. Marker is near Madison, Mississippi, in Madison County. Marker can be reached from Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 107.9), 4.4 miles north of Old Canton Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison MS 39110, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boyd Site (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Trace (approx. 3.4 miles away); Choctaw Agency (approx. 6.1 miles away); Natchez Trace at Madisonville (approx. Club Desire (approx. 9.5 miles away); Madison County Courthouse (approx. 10.3 miles away); Hickory Street (approx. 10.3 miles away); Fortenberry-Parkman Farm (approx. 10.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Natchez Trace Parkway. Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 18, 2015.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, French and Indian •
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