Location Information
(for the Lee County Road 681 old Highway 45)
Name:Lee County Road 681 (old Highway 45) [first concrete road in Mississippi]
City/County:Tupelo, Lee County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1914
Mississippi Landmark Information
This stretch of roadway, formerly part of U.S. Highway 45, now SR 681 between Birmingham Ridge Road and County Road 521, north of Tupelo, was built in 1914 as the first concrete-paved road in Mississippi. It was designated a Mississippi Landmark on 30 April 1993.