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Robeline in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Los Adais

 
 
Los Adais Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2017
1. Los Adais Marker
Inscription. On this hill Spain erected a fort that served as Capital of the Province of Texas from 1721 to 1773. The only Spanish Mission in this area was erected on the opposite hill in 1717, soon after the French founded Natchitoches.
 
Location. 31° 42.473′ N, 93° 17.575′ W. Marker is in Robeline, Louisiana, in Natchitoches Parish. Marker can be reached from State Highway 485 half a mile north of Natchitoches Highway (U.S. 6), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Los Adaes State Historic Site Visitors Center. Marker is in this post office area: Robeline LA 71469, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Presidio Nuestra Senora del Pilar de los Adais (within shouting distance of this marker); El Camino Real de los Tejas (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); El Camino Real (approx. 0.4 miles away); Los Adaes (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named El Camino Real (approx. 9.2 miles away); Fort Jesup (approx. 9.2 miles away); Colonial Gateway Corral (approx. 12 miles away); Northwestern State University (approx. 12.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Robeline.
 
Also see . . .
1. Los Adaes
Los Adais Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2017
2. Los Adais Marker
. (Submitted on July 26, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee.)
2. Los Adaes State Historic Site. (Submitted on July 26, 2017.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, Castles
 
National Historic Landmark Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2017
3. National Historic Landmark Plaque
National Register of Historic Places Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, July 4, 2017
4. National Register of Historic Places Plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 137 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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