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Pierre Part in Assumption Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Virgin Island

 
 
Virgin Island Marker image. Click for full size.
September 23, 2005
1. Virgin Island Marker
Inscription. Commemorates The Blessed Virgin who the people of Pierre Part believe intervened to save lives in natural disasters from 1882-1976. Restored by the citizens during the Bicentennial Year 1976.
 
Location. 29° 57.791′ N, 91° 12.695′ W. Marker is in Pierre Part, Louisiana, in Assumption Parish. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 70 and South Bay Road (State Highway 1015), on the right when traveling south on State Highway 70. Touch for map. In parking lot of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3304 LA-70, Pierre Part LA 70339, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Virgin Island (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grand Bayou (approx. 6 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 11.2 miles away); Great War Memorial (approx. 11.3 miles away); Assumption Parish WWII Memorial (approx. 11.3 miles away); Napoleonville (approx. 11.3 miles away); Assumption Parish World War II Memorial (approx. 11.3 miles away); Israel Baptist School (approx. 11.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
St. Joseph the Worker Church image. Click for full size.
September 23, 2005
2. St. Joseph the Worker Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2015. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 19, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
 
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