“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Jackson in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Feliciana Courthouse


Feliciana Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2011
1. Feliciana Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Jackson became the seat of justice for Feliciana Parish by Act of Legislature, Jan., 1815. Public town square donated by James Ficklin and John Horton. In active use until parish divided into East and West Feliciana in February, 1824.
Erected 1971 by Louisiana Tourist Commission.
Location. 30° 50.275′ N, 91° 12.839′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Louisiana, in East Feliciana Parish. Marker is at the intersection of College Street (Louisiana Route 952) and High Street (Louisiana Route 952), on the right when traveling south on College Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1730 High St, Jackson LA 70748, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Original Feliciana Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Methodist Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First European Settlers (about 600 feet away); Jackson (about 700 feet away); Burial Site of Lt. Col. John C. McKowen (approx. 0.2 miles away); Centenary State Historic Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Linwood (approx. 7.4 miles away); Audubon Memorial (approx. 8.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jackson.
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Feliciana Courthouse image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2011
2. Feliciana Courthouse
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