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Grand Gulf in Claiborne County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Confederate Memorial Chapel

Grand Gulf Historic Tour

 
 
Confederate Memorial Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 26, 2017
1. Confederate Memorial Chapel Marker
Inscription. The building was donated to the State of Mississippi by the Rodney Foundation. It was moved to this site in 1983, and has been restored to its original condition. It will be used as a non-denominational chapel by religious and other groups approved by the Park. It is expected that its use will be on the same high level of conduct and purpose as exemplified by its original users.
 
Erected by the Grand Gulf Military Monument Commission.
 
Location. 32° 1.832′ N, 91° 3.149′ W. Marker is in Grand Gulf, Mississippi, in Claiborne County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Grand Gulf Road and River Road. Touch for map. Located at the Grand Gulf Military Park (Fee charged). Marker is at or near this postal address: 12006 Grand Gulf Road, Port Gibson MS 39150, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rodney Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Rodney Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (here, next to this marker); Scotia (within shouting distance of this marker); Water Wheel (within shouting distance of this marker); Grand Gulf Military Park
Confederate Memorial Chapel image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 26, 2017
2. Confederate Memorial Chapel
Marker is closest one to front.
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Buildup for War (about 300 feet away); War Comes to Grand Gulf (about 300 feet away); Supporting Battery (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Gulf.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the Grand Gulf Military State Park. (Submitted on June 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 68 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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