Greenville in Washington County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Mississippi River Levee
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. 33° 24.712′ N, 91° 3.971′ W. Marker is in Greenville, Mississippi, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from South Walnut Street south of Main Street when traveling west. Touch for map. Located up at the top of the levee wall west of Walnut Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 South Walnut Street, Greenville MS 38701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. River Stages At Greenville (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Where Main Street Meets the River David "Honey Boy" Edwards (about 500 feet away); Charles K. Rickard (about 500 feet away); George "All Nite" Allen (about 500 feet away); James Michael Dill (about 500 feet away); B. B. King (about 600 feet away); Charley Patton (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
Also see . . . The Flood of 1927 and Its Impact in Greenville, Mississippi. (Submitted on August 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Disasters • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 30, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.