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Wakefield in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Wakefield

1834

 
 
Wakefield Marker image. Click for full size.
June 30, 2018
1. Wakefield Marker
Inscription.  
Built in 1834 by Lewis and Sarah Turnbill Stirling. Two upper stories removed in 1877 to effect partition of estate.

Private
 
Erected by West Feliciana Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 30° 53.219′ N, 91° 21.197′ W. Marker is in Wakefield, Louisiana, in West Feliciana Parish. Marker is on U.S. 61 near Wakefield Way, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wakefield LA 70784, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Afton Villa (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Myrtles (approx. 6.2 miles away); Rosedown Plantation (approx. 6.7 miles away); Lt. Commander John E. Hart (approx. 6.9 miles away); Audubon Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away); Avenue of Magnolias (approx. 7.8 miles away in Mississippi); Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); British West Florida (approx. 8 miles away).
 
Wakefield Marker image. Click for full size.
June 30, 2018
2. Wakefield Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2018.
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