Picayune in Pearl River County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
The “Hancock Rebels”
Erected 2007 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 30° 27.858′ N, 89° 41.588′ W. Marker is in Picayune, Mississippi, in Pearl River County. This marker is actually located at the Interstate 59 Mississippi Welcome Center coming in from Louisiana. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Picayune MS 39466, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Southern Railroad Logo (approx. 4.2 miles away); Pearl River County - Area Confederate Companies (approx. 4.2 miles away); Tank Car CROX 2027 (approx. 4.3 miles away); Picayune (approx. 4.4 miles away); John C. Stennis Space Center (approx. 9.8 miles away); Original Lone Star Republic (approx. 11½ miles away in Louisiana); F-1 Rocket Engine (approx. 11.8 miles away); H-1 Rocket Engine (approx. 11.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Picayune.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2011, by Shane Cormier of Lafayette, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 902 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 2, 2011, by Shane Cormier of Lafayette, Louisiana. 2, 3. submitted on December 26, 2012. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.