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Raymond in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Raymond Courthouse

 
 
Raymond Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 5, 2015
1. Raymond Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Built, 1857-9, by the famous Weldon brothers with skilled slave labor crew. After the Battle of Raymond, fought 1 m. S.W. of here, May 12, 1863, this building served as a Confederate hospital.
 
Erected 1951 by Mississippi Historical Commission.
 
Location. 32° 15.603′ N, 90° 25.401′ W. Marker is in Raymond, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Main Street (State Highway 467) and Oak Street, on the right when traveling west on W. Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is located at the south corner of the grounds of the courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 127 W. Main St, Raymond MS 39154, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hinds County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The McCoy Brothers (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Mark's Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); A Guide to the Campaign Trail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bledsoe's Battery
Raymond Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 5, 2015
2. Raymond Courthouse Marker
(approx. 1.4 miles away); C.S. Gregg's Task Force (approx. 1.4 miles away); C.S. Bledsoe's Missouri Battery (3 Guns) (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raymond.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Raymond Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 5, 2015
3. Raymond Courthouse
View to Southeast Along W. Main Street image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, 30
4. View to Southeast Along W. Main Street
Marker next to sidewalk at south corner of courthouse grounds
Raymond Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 5, 2015
5. Raymond Courthouse
View to northeast across W. Main Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 7, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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