Stigler in Haskell County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Tamaha Jail and Ferry Landing
Erected 1995 by Oklahoma Historical Society. (Marker Number 70.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1831.
Location. 35° 15.654′ N, 95° 3.754′ W. Marker is in Stigler, Oklahoma, in Haskell County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 9 and Tamaha Road, on the right when traveling west on State Highway 9. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stigler OK 74462, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of the J.R. Williams (here, In Memory of the Early Choctaw Settlers (approx. 3½ miles away); Haskell County World War Memorial (approx. 3½ miles away); Unmarked Settlers' Graves Monument (approx. 3½ miles away); a different marker also named Tamaha Jail and Ferry Landing (approx. 10½ miles away).
Regarding Tamaha Jail and Ferry Landing. Actual town of Tamaha is approximately 10 miles NNW of marker location.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 390 times since then and 7 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on August 22, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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