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Holly Springs in Marshall County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Airliewood

 
 
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By Phillip Knecht, July 1, 2015
1. Airliewood Marker
Inscription. Airliewood, built in 1858 for William H. Coxe on a fifteen acre estate, is a gothic style villa. The massive iron gate and fence are attributed to Wood & Perot of Boston. At the invitation of Coxe, the house was used by Major General U.S. Grant as his headquarters and family residence during the winter of 1862-1863.
 
Erected 2006 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 46.311′ N, 89° 26.337′ W. Marker is in Holly Springs, Mississippi, in Marshall County. Marker is on Salem Avenue (State Highway 4) east of West Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holly Springs MS 38635, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sherwood Bonner (McDowell) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Walthall Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hill Country Blues (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Mississippi Central R.R. Campaign
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By Phillip Knecht, February 26, 2015
2. Airliewood Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Holly Springs (approx. 0.6 miles away); Yellow Fever House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Asbury United Methodist Church (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holly Springs.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
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By Phillip Knecht, March 30, 2015
3. Airliewood
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 6, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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