Near West Point in Clay County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Prehistoric Indian Burial Mound
Erected 1996 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list.
Location. 33° 34.301′ N, 88° 39.535′ W. Marker is near West Point, Mississippi, in Clay County. Marker is on Alternate U.S. 45, half a mile south of Truman Creek Road, on the right when traveling north. Located less than half a mile south of the West Point city limit. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point MS 39773, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chickasaw Burial Ground (a few steps from this marker); Indian Camp Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Howlin' Wolf (approx. 2.4 miles away); West Point Clay County World War I Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away); Waverley (approx. 2.4 miles away); Mary Holmes College (approx. 2˝ miles away); The Battle of Ellis Bridge (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,347 times since then and 324 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 27, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.