“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Donaldsonville in Ascension Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Ascension Catholic Church

Ascension Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
July 23, 2015
1. Ascension Catholic Church Marker
Inscription. This church founded August 15, 1772 by Father Angel de Revillagodos on orders of King Charles III of Spain. Cornerstone of present church laid June, 1876 by Bishop Elder of Natchez and the April 14, 1896 dedication by Archbishop Janssens of New Orleans.
Erected 1972 by Louisiana Tourist Development Commission.
Location. 30° 6.273′ N, 90° 59.006′ W. Marker is in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, in Ascension Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Mississippi Street (State Highway 18) and St. Vincent Street, on the left when traveling north on Mississippi Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 716 Mississippi Street, Donaldsonville LA 70346, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Francis T. Nicholls (approx. 0.4 miles away); War Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Donaldsonville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bicentennial Jazz Plaza (approx. half a mile away); Walter Lemann, Sr. Pumping Station (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Donaldsonville (approx. half a mile away);
Ascension Catholic Church Marker image. Click for full size.
July 23, 2015
2. Ascension Catholic Church Marker
Fort Butler UDC Monument (approx. half a mile away); Fort Butler African American Soldiers Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Donaldsonville.
Also see . . .  Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church. (Submitted on July 27, 2015.)
Categories. Churches, Etc.
Ascension Catholic Church image. Click for full size.
July 23, 2015
3. Ascension Catholic Church
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2015. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 24, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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