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Vicksburg, Mississippi
I had hoped to be in Arkansas by the middle of Day 4, but by one in the afternoon, I was just getting into Vicksburg. It didn’t help things that Washington Street, the main road from the interstate into downtown, was closed for construction, causing me to make a long and confusing detour. When I finally made it to Vicksburg’s downtown and waterfront, I decided to take just a quick look around, before moving on. Vicksburg’s downtown is on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River. Head downhill a few blocks, and you can drive through an opening in the floodwall… …