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Near Ringgold in Bienville Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Loggy Bayou-Red River

 
 
Loggy Bayou-Red River Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 5, 2017
1. Loggy Bayou-Red River Marker
Inscription. Nearest point of Federal advance on Shreveport during Civil War. About four miles to southwest near confluence of streams Confederates sank steamer New Falls City which blocked passage of Federal gunboats, April 10, 1864.
 
Erected 1973 by The Louisiana Tourist Development Commission.
 
Location. 32° 14.209′ N, 93° 25.555′ W. Marker is near Ringgold, Louisiana, in Bienville Parish. Marker is on U.S. 71 0.2 miles north of State Highway 4, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ringgold LA 71068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ashpoint Plantation (approx. 13.4 miles away); Paul BoŁet Laffitte (approx. 15.6 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
Loggy Bayou-Red River Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, November 5, 2017
2. Loggy Bayou-Red River Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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