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Iuka in Tishomingo County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Iuka

 
 
Iuka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
1. Iuka Marker
Inscription. Chartered in 1857. Often used as military headquarters in the Civil War. Site of one of the South's first normals. Iuka's mineral waters took first prize at St. Louis World's Fair in 1904.
 
Erected 1949 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 48.522′ N, 88° 11.343′ W. Marker is in Iuka, Mississippi, in Tishomingo County. Marker is at the intersection of South Aberdeen Street and East Quiteman Street, on the right when traveling north on South Aberdeen Street. Touch for map. Located at entrance to Iuka's Mineral Springs Park. Marker is in this post office area: Iuka MS 38852, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Twin Magnolias" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Tishomingo County Courthouse (about 300 feet away); Church of Our Saviour (approx. 0.2 miles away); Iuka Methodist Church (approx. mile away); Iuka Normal (approx. 0.3 miles away); Patriot William Gray
Iuka Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, January 18, 2012
2. Iuka Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Brig. Gen. Henry Little (approx. 0.9 miles away); The 11th Ohio Battery (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Iuka.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 423 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2012, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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