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Union in Neshoba County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Boler's Inn

 
 
Boler's Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 5, 2019
1. Boler's Inn Marker
Inscription.  Built by Wesley Boler in 1835. Used as stage coach inn on the Jackson Road. During Civil War Gen. Wm. T. Sherman spent the night here during raid of February, 1864.
 
Erected 1954 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 32° 34.368′ N, 89° 7.261′ W. Marker is in Union, Mississippi, in Neshoba County. Marker is at the intersection of East Jackson Road (Mississippi Route 492) and Pine Street, on the left when traveling east on East Jackson Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: East Jackson Road, Union MS 39365, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Goodman, Chaney and Schwerner Murder Site (approx. 8.2 miles away); Freedom Summer Murders (approx. 8.2 miles away); Medgar Evers (approx. 9.3 miles away); Sherman at Decatur (approx. 9.3 miles away); The Neshoba County Fair Pavilion
The view west from the marker on East Jackson Road. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 5, 2019
2. The view west from the marker on East Jackson Road.
(approx. 11.2 miles away); Neshoba County Fair (approx. 11.2 miles away); Neshoba County Fairgrounds (approx. 12.7 miles away); Philadelphia Historic District (approx. 13 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Newton County Historical and Genealogical Society article on Boler's Inn. (Submitted on October 11, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsRoads & VehiclesWar, US Civil
 
Boler's Inn and marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, October 5, 2019
3. Boler's Inn and marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 37 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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