Natchitoches in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Because of the many mules usually tied up along its banks, the stream was named "Bayou A Mule" on early maps -- later changed to Bayou Amulet.
Bayou Amulet was the main drainage canal into the Red River from Lac Terre Noire, now Sibley Lake.
Location. 31° 45.419′ N, 93° 5.256′ W. Marker is in Natchitoches, Louisiana, in Natchitoches Parish. Marker is on Jefferson Street (State Highway 6) south of Amulet Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Natchitoches LA 71457, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dr. John Sibley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Natchitoches and the Early American Period (approx. 0.2 miles away); El Camino Real de los Tejas (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ft. St. Jean Baptiste (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Red River Campaign (approx. ¼ mile away); The Legacy of Catholicism Fort Saint Jean Baptiste (approx. ¼ mile away); The American Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Natchitoches.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 3, 2017, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.