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Batesville in Panola County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Bates House

 
 
Bates House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 10, 2015
1. Bates House Marker
Inscription. This timber framed Greek Revival-style house, built in the mid-1850s, was constructed from hand-hewn lumber and connected with wooden pegs. The Bates House was the home of Rev. James Wesley Bates, a Methodist minister and railroad Conductor, for whom the town of Batesville was named.
 
Erected 2013 by Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 34° 18.559′ N, 89° 56.522′ W. Marker is in Batesville, Mississippi, in Panola County. Marker is on Country Club Road 0.1 miles south of Mississippi Highway 6, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 140 Country Club Road, Batesville MS 38606, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Stephens Episcopal Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dr. King Visits Batesville (approx. 1.4 miles away); Batesville Mounds (approx. 2.7 miles away); Sardis (approx. 8.9 miles away); Como (approx. 13.9 miles away); Napolian Strickland
Bates House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 10, 2015
2. Bates House Marker
(approx. 14 miles away); Mississippi Fred McDowell (approx. 14.1 miles away); Otha Turner (approx. 14.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Batesville.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Bates House image. Click for full size.
By Phillip Knecht, July 10, 2015
3. Bates House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 224 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 10, 2015, by Phillip Knecht of Holly Springs, Mississippi. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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