Philadelphia in Neshoba County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Grierson's Raid 1863
Erected 2010 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 46.512′ N, 89° 6.507′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Mississippi, in Neshoba County. Marker is at the intersection of Pecan Avenue (Mississippi Route 19) and Columbus Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Pecan Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Pecan Avenue, Philadelphia MS 39350, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured Adam Monroe Byrd (within shouting distance of this marker); Marty Gamblin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Neshoba County Jail (approx. ¼ mile away); Neshoba County Confederate Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Marty Stuart (approx. 0.3 miles away); Philadelphia Historic District (approx. 0.6 miles away); Booker T. Washington School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Neshoba County Fairgrounds (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Also see . . . The Neshoba Democrat Memories of Grierson's Raid. (Submitted on October 12, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 12, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.