Brusly in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Historic Lukeville School
Established by Luke Billups in 1887 at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, Lukeville School has provided elementary education since its founding. In addition to serving the Lukeville community, it also served black students from nearby areas. Building in front was erected in 1950.
(Smaller additional plaque)
Lukeville School Historic Marker
Erected and dedicated under the leadership
of Cynthia W. Thomas, Principal
November 16, 2005
Erected 2005 by Lukeville Upper Elementary School.
Location. 30° 22.931′ N, 91° 14.869′ W. Marker is in Brusly, Louisiana, in West Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on Vaughn Drrive north of Lukeville Lane (Louisiana Highway 989-1), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6141 Hwy 1 South, Brusly LA 70719, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Antioch Missionary Baptist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Herbert Osborn Dickerson (approx. 0.3 miles away); New Brusly Town Hall Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles P. Adams (approx. 0.3 miles away); Open Sugar Kettles Brusly, Louisiana (approx. 0.3 miles away); Israelite Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brusly.
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2015. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 8, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.