Greenville in Washington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Mississippi River Levee
Erected 2012 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1927.
Location. 33° 24.712′ N, 91° 3.971′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Mississippi, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from South Walnut Street south of Main Street when traveling west. Located up at the top of the levee wall west Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 South Walnut Street, Greenville MS 38701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. River Stages At Greenville (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Where Main Street Meets the River (about 400 feet away); David "Honey Boy" Edwards (about 500 feet away); Charles K. Rickard (about 500 feet away); George "All Nite" Allen (about 500 feet away); James Michael Dill (about 500 feet away); B. B. King (about 600 feet away); Charley Patton (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
Also see . . . The Flood of 1927 and Its Impact in Greenville, Mississippi. (Submitted on August 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.