Near New Site in Prentiss County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by United State Department of the Interior National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Natchez Trace series list.
Location. 34° 28.27′ N, 88° 25.219′ W. Marker is near New Site, Mississippi, in Prentiss County. Marker is on Nachez Trace Parkway (at milepost 286.7), on the right when traveling east. Pharr Mounds are located on the Natchez Trace Parkway (milepost 286.7), about 23 miles northeast of Tupelo, Mississippi. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Site MS 38859, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Donivan Slough Donivan Slough (approx. 3.3 miles away); Tennessee - Tombigbee Waterway (approx. 6 miles away); Jamie L. Whitten Historic Landmark (approx. 6 miles away); River, Canal and Cut (approx. 6 miles away); Twentymile Bottom (approx. 7.9 miles away); Dogwood Valley (approx. 11 miles away); Underground Railroad Bicycle Route (approx. 12.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 15, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 1,027 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 15, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.