Gautier in Jackson County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Fernando Gautier and Sons Sawmill
Erected 2007 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Horticulture & Forestry • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1867.
Location. 30° 22.845′ N, 88° 36.702′ W. Marker is in Gautier, Mississippi, in Jackson County. Marker is at the intersection of Graveline Road and De la Pointe Drive, on the right when traveling north on Graveline Road. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Place (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Creosote Works (approx. 0.2 miles away); Historic Gautier Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Gautier School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Twelve Oaks (approx. 0.6 miles away); New Era Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); The First Raid From the Sea – July 1862 (approx. 3 miles away); Graveline Bayou Indian Mound (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gautier.
More about this marker. The site is now a residence, so no photo was taken of the site itself.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 5, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,418 times since then and 13 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on March 5, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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