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Belle Rose in Assumption Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Grand Bayou

 
 
Grand Bayou Marker image. Click for full size.
April 29, 2005
1. Grand Bayou Marker
Inscription.
"Where we love is home—
home that our feet may leave
but not our hearts."
Oliver Wendell Holmes

Founded by
Gustave Joseph De La Barre

Circa 1900

 
Location. 30° 0.917′ N, 91° 7.862′ W. Marker is in Belle Rose, Louisiana, in Assumption Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Grand Bayou Road and Louisiana Highway 70, on the right when traveling south on Grand Bayou Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1265 LA-70, Belle Rose LA 70341, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Israel Baptist School (approx. 6 miles away); Virgin Island (approx. 6 miles away); a different marker also named Virgin Island (approx. 6 miles away); Valenzuela Dans La Fourche (approx. 6.4 miles away); St. Emma Plantation (approx. 7.7 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 8.1 miles away); Great War Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away); Assumption Parish World War II Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belle Rose.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Grand Bayou image. Click for full size.
April 29, 2005
2. Grand Bayou
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2015. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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