Waveland in Hancock County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
From the People of Waveland
In appreciation and gratitude to all who gave their time, energy, and money to help us recover from Hurricane Camille. On August 17, 1969 our city was devastated, but those who cared came to her rescue.
Location. 30° 17.182′ N, 89° 22.454′ W. Marker is in Waveland, Mississippi, in Hancock County. Marker is on Coleman Avenue south of South Central Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 335 Coleman Avenue, Waveland MS 39576, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hurricane Katrina (here, next to this marker); Pearl Rivers (approx. one mile away); The "Pirate House" (approx. 1.2 miles away); Brown's Vineyard (approx. 1½ miles away); Gulfside Assembly (approx. 1.8 miles away); Sea Song Plantation (approx. 2 miles away); Old Spanish Customs House (approx. 2.7 miles away); 100 Men D.B.A. Hall (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waveland.
More about this marker. Located in front of Waveland Ground Zero Hurricane Museum
Also see . . . Ground Zero Hurricane Museum. (Submitted on September 18, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.)
Categories. • Disasters • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 18, 2017.