Lunar Lander Hancock County Welcome Center – Mississippi Mondays February 11, 2019

I wasn’t familiar with this attraction until I was digging through Roadside America’s Mississippi collection:

If you didn’t know, Mississippi is home to the John C. Stennis Space Center It’s not too far, 8.6 miles per Google Maps,+Interstate+10,+Pearlington,+MS/John+C.+Stennis+Space+Center,+MS/@30.3433933,-89.643588,9653m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m13!4m12!1m5!1m1!1s0x889ddb6e9b21d389:0xa4d9c87bed778a17!2m2!1d-89.5997095!2d30.3139659!1m5!1m1!1s0x889dc4c3b42067bf:0x443d5689865b14e!2m2!1d-89.5994225!2d30.3619837, from the Lunar Lander.

Some sites with more information on the Lunar Lander:;;;;; (Wayback Machine); (HISTORICAL

and (Hancock County Chamber of Commerce).

The footprints in some of the photos belong to Fred Haise:

I used to own a toy model of the Lunar Lander; believe it was this or a similar one:

It’s on my Bucket List to visit the area and see the Lunar Lander.

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Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's
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1 Response to Lunar Lander Hancock County Welcome Center – Mississippi Mondays February 11, 2019

  1. Pingback: Israel Lunar Lander Update March 1, 2019 | Ups and Downs of Family History V2.0

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