Near Port Gibson in Claiborne County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 31° 59.517′ N, 90° 53.966′ W. Marker was near Port Gibson, Mississippi, in Claiborne County. Marker could be reached from Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 45.7), 4.2 miles north of Mississippi Highway 18. Touch for map. Marker is located at the end of the turnoff road for Mangum Mound from the Natchez Trace Parkway. Marker was in this post office area: Port Gibson MS 39150, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Grindstone Ford (approx. 0.8 miles away); Skirmish at Willow Springs (approx. 3.1 Fight for Hankinson's Ferry (approx. 3.4 miles away); Grant at Hankinson's Ferry (approx. 3.4 miles away); Sunken Trace (was approx. 3.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Site of the Hermitage (approx. 3.6 miles away); First Baptist M.B. Church (approx. 5.3 miles away); Gage House (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Gibson.
Also see . . .
1. Natchez Trace Parkway. Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 17, 2015.)
2. Mangum Mound Site - Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on August 17, 2015.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 231 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 17, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.