Raymond in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
To Clinton and Jackson
Erected 2013 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History. (Marker Number 16.)
Location. 32° 14.844′ N, 90° 26.546′ W. Marker is in Raymond, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Port Gibson Road and Port Gibson Street, on the right when traveling west on Old Port Gibson Road. Touch for map. Marker is located next to a section of the Raymond Military Park known as Bledsoe's Battery that is detached from the main part of the park. Marker is in this post office area: Raymond MS 39154, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. C.S. Gregg's Task Force (a few steps from this marker); Bledsoe's Battery (a few steps from this marker); C.S. Bledsoe's Missouri Battery (3 Guns) (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named C.S. Gregg's Task Force (within shouting distance of this marker); The Campaign Turns East (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named C.S. Gregg's Task Force (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Raymond - This Walking Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Raymond as a Pivotal Point in the Vicksburg Campaign (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raymond.
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. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 6, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.