“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Port Allen in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Allendale Plantation

Allendale Plantation Marker image. Click for full size.
September 5, 2015
1. Allendale Plantation Marker
Inscription. Home of second Louisiana Confederate governor Henry Watkins Allen. Purchased from Colonel William Nolan in 1852 for $300,000, which included 125 slaves. House burned by Federal troops during the War.
Erected 1959 by West Baton Rouge Historical Association.
Location. 30° 29.404′ N, 91° 16.732′ W. Marker is in Port Allen, Louisiana, in West Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Allendale Road and Ronald Reagan Highway (U.S. 190), on the right when traveling south on Allendale Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Allen LA 70767, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Calumet Plantation (approx. 1.5 miles away); Rosedale Road (approx. 2.6 miles away); James "Slim Harpo" Moore (approx. 3.2 miles away); Poplar Grove Plantation (approx. 4.5 miles away); West Baton Rouge Parish Bicentennial (approx. 4.6 miles away); Sunrise (approx. 4.7 miles away); Port Allen Prisoner-Of-War Sub-Camp No. 7 (approx. 4.7 miles away); Third Parish Courthouse (approx. 4.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Port Allen.
Also see . . .  Allendale Plantation. West Baton Rouge Museum (Submitted on September 21, 2015.) 
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Allendale Plantation Marker image. Click for full size.
September 5, 2015
2. Allendale Plantation Marker
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