Near New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1954 by Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry.
Location. 30° 10.009′ N, 89° 44.238′ W. Marker is near New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker can be reached from U.S. 90. Marker is displayed on the ground outside the visitor center to the closed park, currently being rebuilt. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Orleans LA 70129, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Tammany Fishing Pier (approx. 4½ miles away); Indian Village (approx. 6.9 miles away); John Slidell (approx. 8 miles away); 1st United Methodist Church (approx. 8 miles away); City of Slidell Centennial (approx. 8 miles away); Slidell Town Hall and Jail (approx. 8 miles away); a different marker also named John Slidell (approx. 8 miles away); a different marker also named John Slidell (approx. 8.3 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Fort Pike from Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. Fort Pike - Louisiana. (Submitted on October 1, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. This page has been viewed 1,312 times since then and 39 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on September 27, 2009, by Stephen Bell of Biloxi, Mississippi. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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