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Senatobia in Tate County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Senatobia

 
 
Senatobia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 8, 2017
1. Senatobia Marker
Inscription. Began as R. R. station near Senatahoba Creek. Chartered 1860. Occupied and partly burned by Union Army in Civil War. Became county seat in 1873.
 
Erected 2006 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 37.132′ N, 89° 57.866′ W. Marker is in Senatobia, Mississippi, in Tate County. Marker is at the intersection of North Front Street and West Main Street, on the right when traveling north on North Front Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 North Front Street, Senatobia MS 38668, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tate County World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Bethesda Cemetery
View from marker of US Post Office and South Front Street. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 8, 2017
2. View from marker of US Post Office and South Front Street.
(approx. half a mile away); Jessie Mae Hemphill (approx. 1.8 miles away); Otha Turner (approx. 7.4 miles away); Mississippi Fred McDowell (approx. 7 miles away); Napolian Strickland (approx. 7 miles away); Como (approx. 7.6 miles away); Sardis (approx. 12.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Senatobia.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on Senatobia. (Submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. City of Senatobia website on history and notable dates. (Submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Political SubdivisionsRailroads & StreetcarsWar, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
View looking North on Front Street from marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, April 8, 2017
3. View looking North on Front Street from marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 135 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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