Crystal Springs in Copiah County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Bus-Train Collision of 1942
Erected 2008 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 31° 59.263′ N, 90° 21.499′ W. Marker is in Crystal Springs, Mississippi, in Copiah County. Marker is at the intersection of West Railroad Avenue and West Georgetown Street, on the right when traveling south on West Railroad Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crystal Springs MS 39059, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tommy Johnson (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert Johnson (approx. 9 miles away); Hazelhurst (approx. 9.1 miles away); Robert Johnson Birthplace (approx. 9.1 miles away); Mrs. Annie Coleman Peyton (approx. 9.1 miles away).
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 25, 2011, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 510 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on December 25, 2011, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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