Near St. Francis in Clay County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1973 by Arkansas History Commission - Clay County Centennial Year.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Natural Features • Political Subdivisions. A significant historical year for this entry is 1857.
Location. 36° 28.711′ N, 90° 9.821′ W. Marker is near St. Francis, Arkansas, in Clay County. Marker can be reached from County Road 347, on the right when traveling north. Located at the start of a walking trail in Chalk Bluff Battlefield Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Piggott AR 72454, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chalk Bluff in the Civil War (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Chalk Bluff in the Civil War (within Chalk Bluff Crossing and Town (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Chalk Bluff in the Civil War (about 800 feet away); The Battle at Chalk Bluff (approx. 0.7 miles away in Missouri).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,030 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 20, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on April 22, 2009, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.