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Biloxi in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

The Biloxi Lighthouse

1848

 
 
The Biloxi Lighthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 25, 2017
1. The Biloxi Lighthouse Marker
Inscription.  The only active Mississippi lighthouse to survive the devastating hurricanes of 1906, 1947, 1969 and 2005.
 
Erected 2010 by Mississippi State Society National Society of Colonial Dames, XVII Century.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames XVII Century, National Society series list.
 
Location. 30° 23.663′ N, 88° 54.075′ W. Marker is in Biloxi, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Beach Boulevard (U.S. 90) and Porter Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Biloxi MS 39530, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Biloxi Lighthouse (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Biloxi Lighthouse (a few steps from this marker); Biloxi Beach Wade-In (within shouting distance of this marker); The Evolution of Biloxi Tourism (within shouting distance of this marker); The Landing of Pierre LeMoyne D'Iberville
The Biloxi Lighthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, January 25, 2017
2. The Biloxi Lighthouse Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Civil Rights Wade-Ins (within shouting distance of this marker); Robinson-Maloney-Dantzler House (within shouting distance of this marker); Essence of Biloxi (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Biloxi.
 
Also see . . .  Biloxi Lighthouse. (Submitted on December 18, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 18, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 25 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2020, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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