Oxford in Lafayette County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign
Erected 2012 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° 22.049′ N, 89° 31.356′ W. Marker is in Oxford, Mississippi, in Lafayette County. Marker is on East Jackson Avenue (Mississippi Route 314) west of North 9th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the lawn of the Lafayette County Jail. Marker is at or near this postal address: 711 East Jackson Avenue, Oxford MS 38655, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burns "Belfry" Church (a few steps from this marker); Freedmen Town Oxford & Lafayette County Blues (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lafayette County Courthouse (approx. ¼ mile away); Lafayette County Confederate Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Oxford (approx. ¼ mile away); Oxford Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); The Oxford-University Depot (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
Categories. • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 17, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.