Most People Don’t Know About These Strange Ruins Hiding In Mississippi
Windsor Ruins are undoubtedly Mississippi’s most famous ruins – but they’re not the state’s only ruins. Hiding in a Delta cemetery, you’ll find the ruins of St. John’s Episcopal Church. The ruins of the church aren’t nearly as well known as the Windsor Ruins, but they’re just as impressive. In fact, the ruins are “one of Mississippi’s most photographed historic sites.” Take a look:
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Remember, the ruins are in Greenfield Cemetery, which is located at 286 Eastside Lake Washington Rd., Glen Allan, MS 38744. Click here for more information.
So, ever heard of these ruins? Have you visited? Know of other ruins in the state? Tell us in the comments section.
This isn’t the only place where remnants of the Civil War exist. Read about others here.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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