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Pineville in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Rapides Cemetery

1792-1964

 
 
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1. Rapides Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
1711 Catholic Mission site.
Franciscan Monks
1723 Post Du Rapide
1763 Post El Rapido
Oldest Cemetery in Rapides Parish
Heroes of all U.S. Wars lie here.
Marked by Loyalty Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Erected by Loyalty Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesColonial Era. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
 
Location. 31° 19.044′ N, 92° 26.504′ W. Marker is in Pineville, Louisiana, in Rapides Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Hardtner Street and Singer Street on Hardtner Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pineville LA 71360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Jewish Cemetery (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); 300 Block Main Street (about 700 feet away); 200 Block of Main Street (about 700 feet away); Pineville #3 (about 800
Rapides Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
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2. Rapides Cemetery Marker
feet away); Mount Olivet Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mount Olivet Cemetery and Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pineville #2 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pineville #1 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pineville.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 4, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 4, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 117 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 4, 2019.
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