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Pierre Part in Assumption Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Virgin Island

 
 
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September 30, 2016
1. Virgin Island Marker
Inscription. Commemorates The Blessed Virgin who the people of Pierre Part believe intervened to save lives in natural disasters from 1882-1976. Restored by the citizens during the Bicentennial Year 1976.
 
Location. 29° 57.91′ N, 91° 12.753′ W. Marker is in Pierre Part, Louisiana, in Assumption Parish. Marker is on Bayou Drive West half a mile south of Lee Drive. Click for map. Located on Virgin Island. Marker is in this post office area: Pierre Part LA 70339, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Virgin Island (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grand Bayou (approx. 6 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 11.3 miles away); Great War Memorial (approx. 11.4 miles away); Assumption Parish WWII Memorial (approx. 11.4 miles away); Napoleonville (approx. 11.4 miles away); Assumption Parish World War II Memorial (approx. 11.4 miles away); Israel Baptist School (approx. 11.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.DisastersSettlements & Settlers
 
Virgin Island Marker image. Click for full size.
September 30, 2016
2. Virgin Island Marker
Virgin Island Marker image. Click for full size.
September 30, 2016
3. Virgin Island Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on . • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 7, 2016.
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