Gulfport in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Hancock Bank and Friends of the Gulf Island National Seashore.
Location. 30° 21.902′ N, 89° 5.384′ W. Marker is in Gulfport, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker is on Jones Park Drive 0.2 miles east of 25th Avenue. Touch for map. Located next to the Gulfport Harbor Light at Jones Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: Jones Park Drive, Gulfport MS 39501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 1863 East Pascagoula Raid (here, next to this marker); The Magnolia Route (approx. Old Gulfport High School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Harrison County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Kellier-Sternberg House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Gulfport Civil Rights Wade-In (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dr. Felix Henry Dunn (approx. 1.2 miles away); Gulfport Boogie (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gulfport.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Ship Island. (Submitted on March 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War of 1812 • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 156 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.