Holcut

Name:

Holcut

County:

Tishomingo

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

34° 43′ 48  N, 88° 18′ 20  W

Elevation:

 

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Holcut was a small town located in Tishomingo County, Mississippi, United States. In 1976, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers bought out and then completely demolished the town because it lay directly in the path of the Divide Cut, a 29-mile (47 km) artificial canal section of the Tennessee–Tombigbee Waterway, which was constructed between 1972 and 1984.

Remains:

 

Established:

 

Disestablished:

1976

Current Status:

Completely demolished 1976

Remarks:

After the town was demolished, the Corps of Engineers established a Holcut memorial on the site of the town.

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