Port Hudson in East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Erected 1975 by National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 30° 41.602′ N, 91° 16.565′ W. Marker is in Port Hudson, Louisiana, in East Feliciana Parish. Marker can be reached from Old U.S. 61 0.4 miles south of Louisiana Highway 68, on the right when traveling south. Mounted on the Port Hudson Sate Historic Site Museum wall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 236 Hwy 61, Jackson LA 70748, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Field Artillery Limber (a few steps from this marker); U.S. Army 20-Pounder Parrott Rifle (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Navy 42-Pounder Gun, Model 1816 On Barbette Carriage Union Battery No. 1 (within shouting distance of this marker); Port Hudson Peace Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S. Navy 8 - Inch Shell Gun (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Navy 32 Pounder Gun (approx. 0.2 miles away); Union Battery No. 6 (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Hudson.
Also see . . . Port Hudson State Historic Site. (Submitted on August 3, 2015.)
Categories. • Landmarks • War, US Civil •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 31, 2015. This page has been viewed 315 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 31, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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