Myrtle in Union County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2014 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1857.
Location. 34° 33.511′ N, 89° 6.932′ W. Marker is in Myrtle, Mississippi, in Union County. Marker is on Church Street 0.2 miles east of Springdale Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1031 Church Street, Myrtle MS 38650, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stratford Company (approx. 5 miles away); Glenfield Baptist Church (approx. 5.4 miles away); New Albany, Mississippi Mosley and Johnson (approx. 7.7 miles away); Union County, Mississippi (approx. 7.7 miles away); William Faulkner (approx. 7.7 miles away); Elder Roma Wilson & Rev. Leon Pinson (approx. 8.2 miles away); Southern Literary Festival (approx. 9.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 11, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.