Near Stanton in Adams County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Deep cut here is part of famed Indian trail taken over by U.S., 1803. Until the coming of steamboats, it was post route, & chief artery of travel between Natchez & Nashville.
Erected by Mississippi Historical Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 31° 36.45′ N, 91° 15.918′ W. Marker is near Stanton, Mississippi, in Adams County. Marker is on U.S. 61 near Natchez Trace Parkway, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Natchez MS 39120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A National Road (approx. 0.7 miles away); Old Trace (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Remarkable Feat (approx. 2.2 miles away); A Well-Organized Society (approx. 2.2 miles away); Still Sacred (approx. 2.2 miles away); Emerald Mound (approx. 2.2 miles away); a different marker also named Emerald Mound (approx. 2.2 miles away); One Mound Among Many (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanton.
More about this marker. Located on the north bound Highway 61 exit ramp onto the Natchez Trace Parkway.
Categories. Colonial Era • Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.