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Near Tishomingo in Tishomingo County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

The Natchez Trace

1791 - 1913

 
 
The Natchez Trace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 6, 2016
1. The Natchez Trace Marker
Inscription.

The Natchez Trace
1791 - 1913.

Marked by the Daughters
of the American
Revolution in
Ala. & Miss.

This historic highway was first used as a mail route in 1791, and was a well known Indian trail in far earlier days.
 
Erected 1913 by 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. 34° 41.036′ N, 88° 7.511′ W. Marker is near Tishomingo, Mississippi, in Tishomingo County. Marker is on County Road 958 1.5 miles east of County Road 104, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tishomingo MS 38873, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bear Creek Mound (approx. 2.8 miles away); Cave Spring (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Natchez Trace (approx. 6.9 miles away); Levi Colbert Stand (approx. 7.8 miles away in Alabama); Something to Chew on (approx. 7.9 miles away in Alabama); Bridging Cultures
The Natchez Trace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 6, 2016
2. The Natchez Trace Marker
(approx. 7.9 miles away in Alabama); Battle of Iuka (approx. 9.1 miles away); The 11th Ohio Battery (approx. 9.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tishomingo.
 
More about this marker. Marker is 200 feet west of the Mississippi - Alabama state line. The marker can also be reached from Allsboro, Alabama by taking Old Natchez Trace Road one mile to the southwest.
 
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View to Southwest from Ala - Miss State Line image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 6, 2016
3. View to Southwest from Ala - Miss State Line
Marker is on left (southeast) side of road
Where the pavement condition changes marks the location of the state boundary
View to Northeast from County Road 958 image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 6, 2016
4. View to Northeast from County Road 958
State boundary is located 200 feet from the marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 137 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 9, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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