Prairieville in Ascension Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1962 by Department of Commerce and Industry.
Location. 30° 20.516′ N, 90° 53.336′ W. Marker is in Prairieville, Louisiana, in Ascension Parish. Marker is at the intersection of OakGrove-Port Vincent Highway (State Highway 42) and Diez Road, on the right when traveling east on OakGrove-Port Vincent Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prairieville LA 70769, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Port Vincent (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Port Vincent (approx. 2½ miles away); The Ascension Parish Negro Fair Association, Inc. / Ascension Parish Negro Fairgrounds (approx. 5.3 miles away); Hebron Baptist Church (approx. 5.4 miles away); French Settlement (approx. 6.2 miles away); Prairieville Cemetery Bayou Manchac (approx. 6.2 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prairieville.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2015. This page has been viewed 312 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 10, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.