Oxford in Lafayette County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The Oxford-University Depot
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° 22.052′ N, 89° 31.676′ W. Marker is in Oxford, Mississippi, in Lafayette County. Marker is at the intersection of Depot Street and Van Buren Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Depot Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Depot Street, Oxford MS 38655, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Freedmen Town (approx. ¼ mile away); "Dead House" (approx. ¼ mile away); Society Of Professional Journalists Historic Site in Journalism (approx. 0.3 miles away); Documenting the Blues (approx. 0.3 miles away); Burns "Belfry" Church Barnard Observatory (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ventress Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
Regarding The Oxford-University Depot. The former railroad tracks are now the Oxford Depot Trail.
Also see . . . Ole Miss Oxford Depot - Conference Center. (Submitted on April 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 75 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 11, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.