Ports

The Yellow Creek Port, adjacent to Iuka, MS, and part of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, is only 25 miles from Corinth.

Yellow Creek Port

Ports Along the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway in Mississippi Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

  • Near Iuka, MS
  • 25 miles from Corinth, MS
  • A 420-foot concrete dock with 1,000-foot mooring cells
  • 250-ton and 150-ton mobile cranes
  • Forkflifts with maximum 80,000-pound capacity
  • Storage for 14 barges
  • Humidity-controlled warehouse
  • Truck scales

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

  • Connects the Tombigbee River in Alabama to the Tennessee River
  • The Tombigbee River exits into the Gulf of Mexico just south of Mobile, AL
  • Is 234 miles long with 10 locks and dams
  • Ships as much as 1.2 billion ton-miles of commerce each year
  • Serves the deepwater ports of New Orleans, Panama City, Pensacola, Gulfport, and Pascagoula
  • Maps of the Waterway
  • List of the towing companies serving the Tenn-Tom.

To learn more, visit the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway website.