Near Columbus in Lowndes County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2015 by Wicks Community 4-H Club.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1887.
Location. 33° 24.236′ N, 88° 34.447′ W. Marker is near Columbus, Mississippi, in Lowndes County. Marker is on Wicks Road, 0.4 miles south of Gilmer-Wilburn Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus MS 39701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this Ned Wicks (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dennis Wicks, Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); James “Jim” Wicks (approx. 0.4 miles away); Zacharias Wicks, Sr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Sally Wicks Sharp (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bethel Presbyterian Church (approx. 4.4 miles away); Big Joe Williams (approx. 7.6 miles away); Wood of the Bow (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 6, 2021, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 6, 2021, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.