Mathiston in Webster County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Natchez Trace at Mathiston
This monument marks the Natchez Trace at Mathiston in the county of Webster, named for the great statesman Daniel Webster.
“Along this road brave spirits came over shallow brook and roaring stream, to toil and die and leave to men fulfillment of a dream.”
Erected by the Mississippi Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Erected 1933 by Mississippi Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Natchez Trace series lists.
Location. 33° 32.443′ N, 89° 7.888′ W. Marker is in Mathiston, Mississippi, in Webster County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 82 and Natchez Trace Road, on the right when traveling west on U.S. 82. Marker is at northeast corner of intersection on top of the road bank Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mathiston MS 39752, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Natchez Trace Parkway (approx. ¾ mile away); Pigeon Roost (approx. 1½ miles away); The Old Natchez Trace (approx. 6.2 miles away); Eupora (approx. 7.9 miles away); Line Creek (approx. 8½ miles away); The Great Eastern Hardwood Forest (approx. 11½ miles away); Jeff Busby Park (approx. 11.6 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 404 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 9, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.