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Wakefield in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Wakefield

1834

 
 
Wakefield Marker image. Click for full size.
June 30, 2018
1. Wakefield Marker
Inscription.
Built in 1834 by Lewis and Sarah Turnbill Stirling. Two upper stories removed in 1877 to effect partition of estate.
Private
 
Erected by West Feliciana Historical Society.
 
Location. 30° 53.219′ N, 91° 21.197′ W. Marker is in Wakefield, Louisiana, in West Feliciana Parish. Marker is on U.S. 61 near Wakefield Way, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wakefield LA 70784, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Afton Villa (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Myrtles (approx. 6.2 miles away); Rosedown Plantation (approx. 6.7 miles away); Lt. Commander John E. Hart (approx. 6.9 miles away); Audubon Memorial (approx. 7.3 miles away); Grace Episcopal Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); British West Florida (approx. 8 miles away); Courthouse (approx. 8 miles away).
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USArchitecture
 
Wakefield Marker image. Click for full size.
June 30, 2018
2. Wakefield Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2018.
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