Eupora in Webster County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Settled 1889, on spur track of Georgia Pacific Railroad. North 8 mi. is site of final battle in 1770, when Choctaws and Chickasaws exterminated fierce Chocchuma Indian tribe.
Erected 1951 by the Mississippi Historical Association.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 33° 32.442′ N, 89° 16.131′ W. Marker is in Eupora, Mississippi, in Webster County. Marker is at the intersection of West Roane Avenue (State Highway 182) and South Dunn Street, on the left when traveling west on West Roane Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 125 West Roane Avenue, Eupora MS 39744, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Old Natchez Trace (approx. 5.8 miles away); Pigeon Roost (approx. 6.6 miles away); The Natchez Trace Parkway (approx. 7.2 miles away); Natchez Trace at Mathiston (approx. 7.9 miles away); Jeff Busby Park (approx. 8.8 miles away); The Great Eastern Hardwood Forest (approx. 8.8 miles away); Line Creek (approx. 13.7 miles away).
Categories. • Native Americans • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers •
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