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Brookhaven in Lincoln County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

St. Stephens Road

 
 
St. Stephens Road Marker image. Click for full size.
May 12, 2018
1. St. Stephens Road Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  
Constructed ca. 1806-1811 and passing near this area, the St. Stephens Road was a main wagon and trade route connecting Natchez through the Mississippi Territory with Fort St. Stephens in Alabama. The opening of the road enabled safer travel through this area ceded by the Treaty of Mount Dexter.
 
Erected 2011 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Location. 31° 32.907′ N, 90° 27.506′ W. Marker is in Brookhaven, Mississippi, in Lincoln County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 51 and Dale Trail NE, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 51. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 348 Dale Trail NE, Brookhaven MS 39601, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Brookhaven (approx. 0.8 miles away); Coffee Pot Inn (approx. 1.6 miles away); Dr. Albert L. Lott (approx. 1.8 miles away); Temple B'nai Sholom (approx. 2.2 miles away); Brookhaven Light Artillery
St. Stephens Road Marker image. Click for full size.
May 12, 2018
2. St. Stephens Road Marker
(approx. 2.2 miles away); Lampton Auditorium (approx. 2.3 miles away); Brookhaven (approx. 2.3 miles away); Whitworth College (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brookhaven.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 13, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 13, 2018.
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