Near Amory in Monroe County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1987 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 59.149′ N, 88° 33.184′ W. Marker is near Amory, Mississippi, in Monroe County. Marker is on U.S. 278 1.2 miles west of Cotton Gin Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amory MS 38821, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cotton Gin Port (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mound Cemetery (approx. 2.8 miles away); Amory's Tribute to the Heroes of 1861—1865 (approx. 3.7 miles away); Chickasaw Cession (approx. 3.8 miles away); Becker Post Office (approx. 4.1 miles Gilmore Sanitarium (approx. 4.1 miles away); Camargo 1847 (approx. 6.6 miles away); Okolona (approx. 10.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amory.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the Chickasaw Campaign of 1736. (Submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
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 142 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.