Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tchula in Holmes County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Tchula

 
 
Tchula Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, August 3, 2018
1. Tchula Marker
Inscription.  Settled by Charles Land, 1826. Early settlers came by Rockport Road, built by Indians from Tchula Lake to Natchez Trace. Town was trade & shipping center for planters of this area.
 
Erected 1954 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureNative AmericansRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1826.
 
Location. 33° 10.88′ N, 90° 13.257′ W. Marker is in Tchula, Mississippi, in Holmes County. Marker is at the intersection of Martin Luther King Drive (U.S. 49E) and East Main Street, on the right when traveling north on Martin Luther King Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15288 Martin Luther King Drive, Tchula MS 39169, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Holmes County Blues Tchula (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Mary's Episcopal Church
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. 10.7 miles away); Holmes County Confederate Monument (approx. 10.8 miles away); Holmes County (approx. 10.8 miles away); Bishop Charles H. Mason (approx. 10.8 miles away); Lexington (approx. 10.8 miles away); Hazel Brannon Smith (approx. 10.9 miles away); Holmes County Blues Lexington (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on Tchula. (Submitted on August 3, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
View from marker north on Martin Luther King Drive. image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, August 3, 2018
2. View from marker north on Martin Luther King Drive.
View from marker south on U.S. Highway 49E. image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, August 3, 2018
3. View from marker south on U.S. Highway 49E.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 3, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 3, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=121048

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
May. 20, 2024