Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The “Cotton Bale” Battery
Erected 2007 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 18.845′ N, 90° 10.654′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on Manship Street east of North State Street (U.S. 51), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson MS 39202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jitney 14 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kennington's Mansion (approx. ¼ mile away); Boyd House "The Oaks" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fairview Inn Eudora Welty House (approx. half a mile away); Millsaps College (approx. half a mile away); Confederate Burial Ground (approx. half a mile away); Church of Christ (Holiness) U.S.A. (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Also see . . .
1. William W. Loring. (Submitted on August 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
2. Jackson Expedition. (Submitted on August 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 15, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.