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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vicksburg,_Mississippi

Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. It is located 234 miles (377 km) northwest of New Orleans on the Mississippi and Yazoo rivers, and 40 miles (64 km) due west of Jackson, the state capital. It is located on the Mississippi River across from the state of Louisiana. .... River from 1859 to 1898, operated a steamboat called the City of Vicksburg.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vicksburg_Bridge

The Vicksburg Bridge is a cantilever bridge carrying Interstate 20 and U.S. Route 80 across the Mississippi River between Delta, Louisiana and Vicksburg, Mississippi. Next to it is the Old Vicksburg Bridge. The Vicksburg Bridge is the northernmost crossing of the Mississippi River in ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yazoo_River

Yazoo River flows from Greenwood to Vicksburg. Not all tributaries are shown. Yazoo River Basin. The Yazoo River is a river in the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is considered by some to mark the ... The Confederates used the first electrically detonated underwater mine in the river in 1862 near Vicksburg to sink the Union  ...

www.johnweeks.com/river_mississippi/pages/lmiss09.html

This bridge near Vicksburg, Mississippi, was built as part of the Interstate I-20 highway project. Due to the configuration of the river and the existing US-80 bridge ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Vicksburg_Bridge

The Old Vicksburg Bridge, also known as Mississippi River Bridge, is a cantilever bridge ... Once stopped, the towers would close off traffic for all vehicles in both directions, and then allow ... The Mississippi River is roughly 2,320 miles long.

www.vicksburg.org/history

History of Vicksburg Mississippi. ... The Mississippi River has long played a part in the historical, economic and residential development of ... Prev; Next >> ...

mdot.ms.gov/ports/vicksburg.html

Designated a Foreign Trade Zone and Port of Entry,. and maintains a US Customs Service. Location. City: Vicksburg MS. County: Warren. River: Mississippi RM ...

www.cnn.com/2011/US/05/18/flooding/index.html

May 18, 2011 ... NEW: The Mississippi is cresting near Vicksburg ahead of schedule; NEW: The river "won't fall below flood stage until mid to late June," a ...

wikitravel.org/en/Vicksburg

The closest commercial airport to Vicksburg is Jackson-Evers International Airport .... Swimming in or across the river is a very foolish thing to consider, and you'll ...