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Abbeville in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Bancker Ferry

 
 
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July 1, 2017
1. Bancker Ferry Marker
Inscription. For years the Vermilion River provided the main means of transportation. Two ferries served as a link across the river. The Bancker Ferry was located on this site.
 
Location. 29° 53.121′ N, 92° 7.517′ W. Marker is in Abbeville, Louisiana, in Vermilion Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Live Oak Road and 690, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Abbeville LA 70510, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bancker Plantations (a few steps from this marker); Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bancker (about 400 feet away); Est. 1885 St. Mary Congregational Church (approx. 6 miles away); The Old Masonic Cemetery (approx. 6 miles away); Louisiana Story (approx. 6.1 miles away); Pére Antoine Desiré Mégret (approx. 6.2 miles away); Abbeville (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Abbeville.
 
More about this marker. Located on the Bancker site.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Bancker Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
July 1, 2017
2. Bancker Ferry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 29, 2017. This page has been viewed 139 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 29, 2017.
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