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Bay St. Louis in Hancock County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

St. Augustine’s Seminary

 
 
St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
1. St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker
Inscription. Founded 1920 in Greenville, Miss., by Divine Word Missionaries. Moved to Bay St. Louis, 1923. Oldest existing Catholic seminary in Miss. for training of young men as missionary brothers & priests.
 
Erected 1970 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 30° 19.199′ N, 89° 19.858′ W. Marker is in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 90 and Seminary Drive, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 90. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Seminary Drive, Bay Saint Louis MS 39520, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Naval Battle of Bay St. Louis (approx. 0.6 miles away); Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray (approx. 0.6 miles away); 100 Men D.B.A. Hall (approx. 0.8 miles away); United States Merchant Marine Academy Cadet Memorial (approx. 2.5 miles away); Brown's Vineyard (approx. 3.9 miles away); Scenic Drive Historic District
St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker & entrance sign image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
2. St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker & entrance sign
(approx. 5.2 miles away); Saucier-Bidwell-Pratt House (approx. 5.3 miles away); Blues & Jazz in the Pass (approx. 5.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bay St. Louis.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Education
 
The view east down Highway 90 from marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
3. The view east down Highway 90 from marker.
Seminary Drive leading to Seminary buildings image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
4. Seminary Drive leading to Seminary buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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