Covington in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Original Homestead of Walker Percy
Erected by Stephen AND Jamie Martins Family.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 30° 31.073′ N, 90° 3.024′ W. Marker is in Covington, Louisiana, in St. Tammany Parish. Marker is on Military Road (State Highway 21) south of Oswald Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Covington LA 70435, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Waldheim Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Abita Springs (approx. 2.8 miles away); St. Tammany Parish World War I Memorial (approx. 3˝ miles away); Bicentennial Covington #2 (approx. 3.6 miles away); Walker PercyCovington (approx. 3.8 miles away); Public "Ox Lot" Parking (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Public "Ox Lot" Parking (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 25, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 25, 2018.