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Long Beach in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

“Friendship Oak”

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"Friendship Oak" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 23, 2018
1. "Friendship Oak" Marker
Inscription.
I am called the Friendship Oak
Those who enter my shadow will
remain friends through
all their lifetime.

 
Erected by Sophomore Class 1969.
 
Location. 30° 21.114′ N, 89° 8.165′ W. Marker is in Long Beach, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker is on Friendship Oak Circle north of Avenue of the Oaks, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located on the Gulf Park campus of the University of Southern Mississippi. Marker is at or near this postal address: Friendship Oak Circle, Long Beach MS 39560, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Friendship Oak (within shouting distance of this marker); Administration Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Gulf Park College (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Early Long Beach (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Early Long Beach (approx. 0.4 miles away); Long Beach Presbyterian Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Hurricane Katrina / Storm Recovery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Long Beach.
 
Also see . . .
"Friendship Oak" and the marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 23, 2018
2. "Friendship Oak" and the marker

1. University of Southern Mississippi website about the Oak. (Submitted on August 28, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Wikipedia article about the Friendship Oak. (Submitted on August 28, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
View of Friendship Oak looking north. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 23, 2018
3. View of Friendship Oak looking north.
Another nearby marker about the Friendship Oak. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, August 23, 2018
4. Another nearby marker about the Friendship Oak.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 28, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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