Ponchatoula in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
1862 Train Wreck
Erected by Friends of Camp Moore.
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 30° 25.2′ N, 90° 26.151′ W. Marker was in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, in Tangipahoa Parish. Marker could be reached from SW Railroad Avenue (Business U.S. 51) 0.3 miles south of Tower Road. Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Ponchatoula LA 70454, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Ponchatoula Depot (approx. 1.3 miles away); PFC Raymond "Mike" Clausen, Jr. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hammond Junior College (approx. 5.9 miles away); Mt. Vernon Walnut (approx. 6.1 miles away); Peter Hammond (approx. 6.1 miles away); City Of Hammond (approx. 6.2 miles away); Grace Memorial Episcopal Church (approx. 6.2 miles away); Springfield (approx. 6.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ponchatoula.
Also see . . . Camp Moore - Ponchatoula Train Wreck Marker. (Submitted on September 12, 2016.)
Categories. • Disasters • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 24 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on . • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 12, 2016.