Raymond in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 2009 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
Location. 32° 15.331′ N, 90° 25.679′ W. Marker is in Raymond, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on Port Gibson Street 0.3 miles south of Palestine Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Raymond MS 39154, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Raymond Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); The McCoy Brothers (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Guide to the Campaign Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. Mark's Episcopal Church Hinds County Confederate Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bledsoe's Battery (approx. one mile away); C.S. Gregg's Task Force (approx. one mile away); C.S. Bledsoe's Missouri Battery (3 Guns) (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raymond.
Regarding Confederate Cemetery. The Confederate Cemetery is visible from the marker and is located 150 feet to the west.
Also see . . . Friends of Raymond. Official website of the Friends of Raymond with detailed information on the Battle of Raymond and the preservation of the battlefield. (Submitted on July 6, 2015.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 6, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.