Near Avery Island in Iberia Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
First Rock Salt Mine
Location. 29° 54.764′ N, 91° 54.322′ W. Marker is near Avery Island, Louisiana, in Iberia Parish. Marker is on Avery Island Road (State Highway 329) 0.2 miles north of Pepper Field Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Avery Island LA 70513, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Avery Island Salt Dome (within shouting distance of this marker); Southern Live Oaks (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bayou Petite Anse (approx. ¼ mile away); Bamboo (approx. half a mile away); McIlhenny (approx. half a mile away); Bird City (approx. half a mile away); Sunken Gardens (approx. 0.6 miles away); Factory (was approx. 0.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Avery Island.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil •
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