Inverness (“Green Pastures”) - Inverness, MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo
N 33° 21.215 W 090° 35.585
15S E 723969 N 3693073
Quick Description: Organized as a village in 1904 and named by the McInnis family after their home land of Inverness, Scotland. The marker is at the intersection of Third Street and West Grand Avenue.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 10/12/2014 8:32:15 PM
Waymark Code: WMMN1X
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member jdwms_1950
Views: 2

Long Description:
Marker text:

Named by Mrs. W. McInnis, 1899. Incorp. a village, March 5, 1904. Proclaimed a town, July 31, 1914. Tornado of February 21, 1971, affected 79 percent of buildings and left 214 casualties.
Date Installed:: 1987

Organization that placed the object:: The Mississippi Department of Archives and History.

Related Website:: [Web Link]

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