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Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Belhaven Historic District

 
 
Belhaven Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 22, 2018
1. Belhaven Historic District Marker
Inscription.  The Belhaven neighborhood developed north of the city as Jackson's first suburb. Composed of more than 1,300 historic structures dating from as early as 1904, Belhaven is Mississippi's largest historic district. The neighborhood includes a wide variety of building styles with a mixture of commercial and residential developments, as well as religious and educational institutions. The Belhaven Historic District is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected 2017 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable BuildingsNotable Places.
 
Location. 32° 18.801′ N, 90° 10.07′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on Greymont Avenue 0.1 miles north of East Fortification Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Greymont Avenue, Jackson MS 39202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charge of the 2nd Michigan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eudora Welty House (approx.
Belhaven Historic District Marker at south side of district. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 22, 2018
2. Belhaven Historic District Marker at south side of district.
0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Eudora Welty House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eudora Welty (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shady Nook (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kennington's Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Belhaven University (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Jackson Volcano (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
Regarding Belhaven Historic District. Another duplicate marker is located on the north side of the district.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the Belhaven Neighborhood. (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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