Biloxi in Harrison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1980 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 30° 23.656′ N, 88° 54.074′ W. Marker is in Biloxi, Mississippi, in Harrison County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 90 and Porter Avenue on U.S. 90. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Biloxi MS 39530, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Biloxi Lighthouse (here, next to this marker but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Biloxi Lighthouse (a few steps from this marker); Civil Rights Wade-Ins (within shouting distance of this marker); The Landing of Pierre LeMoyne D'Iberville (within shouting distance of this marker); The Evolution of Biloxi Tourism (within shouting distance of Robinson-Maloney-Dantzler House (within shouting distance of this marker); High Water Mark (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pierre LeMoyne Sieur d'Iberville (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Biloxi.
Also see . . .
1. Biloxi Lighthouse website. (Submitted on October 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Biloxi Light. Wikipedia article on the Biloxi Lighthouse. (Submitted on October 3, 2009, by Jeff Conner of Norfolk, Virginia.)
1. Lighthouse sits in the median of US 90
— Submitted October 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
Categories. • Landmarks • Notable Buildings • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,530 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. 3. submitted on October 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 4. submitted on August 29, 2015. 5. submitted on March 23, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.