Bridge – McNeill MS

Description

The concrete bridge constructed by the Works Progress Administration over the Hobolichitto Creek (also spelled Hobolochitto) was 100 feet wide and part of the county’s farm to market road program. It was constructed 5 miles from McNeill for a cost of $6,304. It has since been replaced.

Source notes

Mississippi WPA Projects are Approved. (Jul 16, 1935). Biloxi Daily Herald, p. 17.

Alliston OK's Work here Awaiting Federal Grant. (Aug 18, 1935). Clarion-Ledger, p. 9.

WPA Bridges Stream. (Dec. 17, 1936). The Newton Record, p. 12.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on July 5, 2020.

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Location Info


1049-1067 Henleyfield McNeill Road
McNeill, Mississippi 39426

Coordinates: 30.6622467, -89.6861749

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