WARREN COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

  • Engineering District : Vicksburg
  • TSO Series Number : TS-4 Transportation Lines on the Mississippi River System and the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
  • Principal Commodity List : PASSENGERS AND VEHICLES
  • Area of Operation : MILE 5 OF THE YAZOO RIVER DIVERSION CANAL, ON ESTABLISHED FERRY ROUTE BETWEEN RIGHT AND LEFT BANKS AT VICKSBURG, MS
  • Vessels
    • Specialized Carrier : 2
    • Pushboat : 1
    • Vessels List : WARREN COUNTY, KINGS POINT FERRY, KINGS POINT FERRY II
  • Address
    WARREN COUNTY ROAD DEPT.;913 JACKSON ST. VICKSBURG MS 39183
  • Contact
    • Phone : 601-634-8073
WARREN COUNTY ROAD DEPT.;913 JACKSON ST. VICKSBURG MS 39183

Managed Vessels

WARREN COUNTY

  • Type : Pushboat
  • Construction : Steel

KINGS POINT FERRY

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

KINGS POINT FERRY II

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Steel

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