Grand Gulf in Claiborne County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Second Grand Gulf Naval Battle
Grand Gulf Historic Tour
Erected by the Grand Gulf Military Monument Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War, US Civil Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #18 Ulysses S. Grant series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1863.
Location. 32° 1.893′ N, 91° 3.139′ W. Marker is in Grand Gulf, Mississippi, in Claiborne County. Marker can be reached from Grand Gulf Road, 0.1 miles north of River Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12006 Grand Gulf Road, Port Gibson MS 39150, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Grand Gulf Naval Battle (here, next to this marker); Victories and Defeats - The Cost of War (a few steps from this marker); This XIII-inch Mortar (a few steps from this marker); The Spanish House (a few steps from this marker); Fort Wade (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Wade Ammunition Magazine (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Riﬂe Pits (within shouting distance of this marker); Water Wheel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Gulf.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Battle of Grand Gulf. (Submitted on May 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2017. It was originally submitted on May 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 260 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.