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Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Belhaven Historic District

 
 
Belhaven Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 22, 2018
1. Belhaven Historic District Marker
Inscription. The Belhaven neighborhood developed north of the city as Jackson's first suburb. Composed of more than 1,300 historic structures dating from as early as 1904, Belhaven is Mississippi's largest historic district. The neighborhood includes a wide variety of building styles with a mixture of commercial and residential developments, as well as religious and educational institutions. The Belhaven Historic District is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected 2017 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Location. 32° 18.801′ N, 90° 10.07′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on Greymont Avenue 0.1 miles north of East Fortification Street, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Greymont Avenue, Jackson MS 39202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charge of the 2nd Michigan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eudora Welty House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kennington's Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jitney 14 (approx. 0.4 miles away); The "Cotton Bale" Battery
Belhaven Historic District Marker at south side of district. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 22, 2018
2. Belhaven Historic District Marker at south side of district.
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Boyd House "The Oaks" (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fairview Inn (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named Belhaven Historic District (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
Regarding Belhaven Historic District. Another duplicate marker is located on the north side of the district.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article on the Belhaven Neighborhood. (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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