Newton in Newton County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1966 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 19.178′ N, 89° 9.797′ W. Marker is in Newton, Mississippi, in Newton County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and East First Street, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 East First Street, Newton MS 39345, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grierson's Raid (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Doolittle C.S.A. Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Hickory (approx. 8.1 miles away); Sherman at Decatur (approx. 8.8 miles away); Medgar Evers (approx. 8.8 miles away); Lake Railroad Depot (approx. 9.8 miles away); Chunky River Train Wreck (approx. 10.4 miles away).
Categories. • Science & Medicine • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 31, 2011, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 550 times since then. Last updated on September 18, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. Photos: 1. submitted on December 31, 2011, by Jeff Lovorn of Florence, Mississippi. 2. submitted on September 18, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.