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Athens Historic Marker


Location of sign - From Amory, head south on Highway 25 thru Becker and head east on Greenbrier Road which dead ends in 

Athens, Mississippi.


Photo taken- May 2008


Athens Mississippi Historic Marker

Photo courtesy of Jimmy Wayne


Text of sign:




N.E. 4 mi From date of incorporation in 1830 to 1836 it was Monroe Co. seat. S.J. Cholson, J.M. Tucker & Reuben Davis lived

here.  River and railway traffic brought about its decline.


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