“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Pineville in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Mount Olivet Chapel

Mount Olivet Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
November 24, 2017
1. Mount Olivet Chapel Marker
Oldest Structure in Pineville. It was completed in 1857. At one time during the Civil War, it served as barracks for the Federals. Mount Olivet now serves as a chapel of the Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana.
Erected 1971 by Pineville Jaycees.
Location. 31° 19.065′ N, 92° 26.343′ W. Marker is in Pineville, Louisiana, in Rapides Parish. Marker can be reached from Main Street (Business U.S. 165) south of Ball Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 335 Main Street, Pineville LA 71360, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mount Olivet Cemetery and Chapel (a few steps from this marker); The Jewish Cemetery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alexandria National Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Red River (approx. half a mile away); Old Rapides Bank Building (approx. half a mile away); Rapides Parish Governors (approx. half a mile away); 835 Main Street (approx. half a mile away); Louisiana Maneuvers (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pineville.
Categories. Churches & ReligionWar, US Civil
Mount Olivet Chapel and Marker image. Click for full size.
November 24, 2017
2. Mount Olivet Chapel and Marker
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 66 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 25, 2017.
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