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Bay St. Louis in Hancock County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

St. Augustine’s Seminary

 
 
St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
1. St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker
Inscription. Founded 1920 in Greenville, Miss., by Divine Word Missionaries. Moved to Bay St. Louis, 1923. Oldest existing Catholic seminary in Miss. for training of young men as missionary brothers & priests.
 
Erected 1970 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program marker series.
 
Location. 30° 19.199′ N, 89° 19.858′ W. Marker is in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, in Hancock County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 90 and Seminary Drive, on the right when traveling east on U.S. 90. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Seminary Drive, Bay Saint Louis MS 39520, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Naval Battle of Bay St. Louis (approx. 0.6 miles away); Publius Rutilius Rufus Pray (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Baptist Church of Bay St. Louis (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elmwood Manor (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hancock County Bank (approx. ľ mile away); 100 Men D.B.A. Hall (approx. ľ mile away); St. Joseph's Academy (approx. 0.8 miles away); Our Lady of the Gulf (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bay St. Louis.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Education
 
St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker & entrance sign image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
2. St. Augustine’s Seminary Marker & entrance sign
The view east down Highway 90 from marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
3. The view east down Highway 90 from marker.
Seminary Drive leading to Seminary buildings image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, February 19, 2015
4. Seminary Drive leading to Seminary buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 24, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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