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Greenwell Springs in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Parish of St. Alphonsus Liguori

 
 
St.Alphonsus Liguori Marker image. Click for full size.
October 1, 2010
1. St.Alphonsus Liguori Marker
Inscription. Worshiping Catholics have gathered at this site since 1898. St. Francis of Assisi Mission Church was established with funds raised by Amelia Landry and built on land donated by Talbot Richard. It became St. Alphonsus Liguori Parish in 1962. Guided by the Redemptorists until 1986, now served by diocesan personnel, we continue to build on foundations established by previous generations.
 
Erected by City of Baton Rouge.
 
Location. 30° 30.534′ N, 91° 1.864′ W. Marker is in Greenwell Springs, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Greenwell Springs Road (State Highway 37) and Frenchtown Road, on the right when traveling north on Greenwell Springs Road. Touch for map. On church grounds under bell tower in front. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14040 Greenwell Springs Rd, Greenwell Springs LA 70739, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Denham Springs (approx. 4.6 miles away); Greenwell Springs (approx. 5.2 miles away); Original Site/Donors of Land (approx. 6 miles away); Indians Along Amite River (approx. 6 miles
St.Alphonsus Liguori church image. Click for full size.
October 1, 2010
2. St.Alphonsus Liguori church
away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 6.4 miles away); Watson (approx. 6.6 miles away); a different marker also named William Bartram Trail (approx. 8.2 miles away); Stoner/Athens Cabin (approx. 8.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  St. Alphonsus Catholic Church - Parish History. (Submitted on July 13, 2015.)
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2015. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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