Near Canton in Madison County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
Natchez Trace at Madisonville
Erected by the Mississippi Daughters of the American Revolution, December 1928.
Over Roaring Stream and Shallow Ford
They Pressed in Hope and Fear.
And Many Died, But Many Found
The Grapes of Eschol Here.
Erected 1928 by Mississippi Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. 32° 31.608′ N, 89° 58.643′ W. Marker is near Canton, Mississippi, in Madison County. Marker is on State Highway 43 0.1 miles west of Natchez Trace Parkway, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canton MS 39046, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Club Desire (approx. 6.2 miles away); West Florida Boundary (approx. 6.3 miles away); Madison County Courthouse (approx. 6.9 miles away); Hickory Street Tupelo–Baldcypress Swamp (approx. 7.2 miles away); Boyd Site (approx. 7.3 miles away); Pearl River (approx. 7.9 miles away); Old Trace (approx. 9.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
Also see . . . Natchez Trace Parkway. Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on August 21, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 157 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 21, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.