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

Fashion Plantation

Fashion Plantation Marker image. Click for full size.
By Renee Simpson, August 10, 2012
1. Fashion Plantation Marker
Inscription. Home of General Richard Taylor, son of Zachary Taylor, Louisiana statesman and member of the 1861 Secession Convention. Commanded Louisiana District, 1862-64; defeated Banks at Battle of Mansfield, 1864. Federals plundered home in 1862.
Erected 1961 by Louisiana Department of Commerce and Industry.
Location. 29° 57.38′ N, 90° 24.18′ W. Marker is in Hahnville, Louisiana, in Saint Charles Parish. Marker is at the intersection of River Road (State Highway 18) and Plantation Road, on the right when traveling west on River Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hahnville LA 70057, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flagville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Settlement Of The German Coast (approx. one mile away); "Denver" (approx. one mile away); Home Place (approx. 1.1 miles away); L'Anse Aux Outardes (approx. 1.3 miles away); St. Charles Borromeo "Little Red Church" (approx. 1.7 miles away); Saint Charles Borromeo Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hale Boggs Bridge (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hahnville.
Categories. War, US Civil
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2012, by Renee Simpson of Hahnville, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 621 times since then and 3 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 10, 2012, by Renee Simpson of Hahnville, Louisiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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