Cooper's Ferry History Marker

A Mississippi History Marker in Monticello, MS

Photo 

Cooper's Ferry History Marker

Photo taken by Jeff Lovorn

Map 

Description 

The text on the marker reads: Cooper's Ferry Est. 1810 by Jos. Cooper, one blk. N. Primary reason St. Stephens Rd. took this route in 1812 from St. Stephens (Ala.) on the Tombigbee to Natchez. Site served as boat landing from 1826 through early 20th century.

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2011: Added by Jeff Lovorn

Sources 

  • Jeff Lovorn - jlovo [at] aol [dot] com