New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
The St. Charles Line
Erected 1981 by Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1835.
Location. 29° 56.611′ N, 90° 8.028′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on South Carrollton Avenue, in the median. Between St. Charles Ave. & Hampson St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Orleans LA 70118, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Carrollton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mater Dolorosa Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); H. Sophie Newcomb Memorial College (approx. 0.7 miles away); Carrollton No. 1 (approx. ¾ mile away); Newcomb Pottery Garden (approx. 0.8 miles away); Carrollton No. 2 Tulane Stadium (approx. 1.1 miles away); Carrollton Neighborhood (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
Also see . . . Street Cars of New Orleans - Wikipedia. (Submitted on December 1, 2011, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
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