Donaldsonville in Ascension Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Walter Lemann, Sr. Pumping Station
Bayou Lafourche Fresh Water District
It was his preseverance which led to the organization of the Bayou Lafourche Improvement Association, to the creation of the Bayopu Lafourche Fresh Water district, and finally the erection of this pumping station.
To such farsighted leadership and unselfish devotion to the general welfare, all progress must be dedicated.
Erected 1955 by Department of Public Works.
Location. 30° 6.475′ N, 90° 59.466′ W. Marker is in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, in Ascension Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Mississippi Street (Louisiana Route 18) and Iberville Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located at the Fort Butler memorial. Marker is in this post office area: Donaldsonville LA 70346, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Butler UDC Monument (a few steps from this marker); Fort Butler African American Soldiers Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Donaldsonville Donaldsonville (approx. ¼ mile away); Francis T. Nicholls (approx. ¼ mile away); War Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Bicentennial Jazz Plaza (approx. half a mile away); Ascension Catholic Church (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Donaldsonville.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Environment • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
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