Dyess Bridge - Waynesboro, MS
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member hoteltwo
N 31° 41.690 W 088° 31.104
16R E 356098 N 3507613
Quick Description: Located at the intersection of Dyess Bridge Road and Big Rock Road, marker notes the history of a first bridge over a nearby river east of Waynesboro.
Location: Mississippi, United States
Date Posted: 2/4/2015 4:15:55 PM
Waymark Code: WMNB54
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member jdwms_1950
Views: 2

Long Description:
Marker text:

To facilitate travel between Wayne Co., Miss. and points west, W.C.C. Dyess built here the first bridge over the Buckatunna River, 1868-70. It continued in use until 1912. Dyess homestead 200 ft. N.W.
Date Installed:: 1979

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

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Related Website:: Not listed

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