Watson in Desha County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Desha County Seat
—1874 - 1880 —
Erected 1976 by Desha County Historical Society.
Location. 33° 53.713′ N, 91° 15.404′ W. Marker is in Watson, Arkansas, in Desha County. Marker is at the intersection of Arkansas Route 1 and Front Street, on the right when traveling east on State Route 1. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Watson AR 71674, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Town of Napoleon (approx. 7 miles away); Skirmish at Amos Bayou (approx. 7.8 miles away); American Townsite (approx. 9.7 miles away); First Post of Arkansas (approx. 9.7 miles away); The Arkansas Posts (approx. 9.8 miles away); The Colbert Raid (approx. 9.8 miles away); Edge of Empires (approx. 9.8 miles away); The American Era (approx. 9.9 miles away).
Also see . . . Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture article on history of courthouse. (Submitted on August 31, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 31, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 31, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 31, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.