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Convent in Saint James Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Judge Poché Plantation House

 
 
Judge Poché Plantation House Marker image. Click for full size.
July 25, 2015
1. Judge Poché Plantation House Marker
Inscription. Felix Pierre Poché, Civil War diarist, Democratic party leader, prominent jurist and one of founders of American Bar Association, built this Victorian Renaissance Revival style plantation with unusual front dormer c. 1870.
 
Erected 1981 by Department Culture, Recreation and Industry.
 
Location. 30° 0.738′ N, 90° 49.668′ W. Marker is in Convent, Louisiana, in Saint James Parish. Marker is at the intersection of River Road (State Highway 44) and Judge Poche Road, on the right when traveling north on River Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6554 LA-44, Convent LA 70723, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Convent (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of First Acadian Settlers in Louisiana (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Jacques de Cabahanoce (approx. 0.9 miles away); Manresa House of Retreats (approx. 1.4 miles away); Uncle Sam Plantation (approx. 1.6 miles away); Cabahanoce Plantation (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Settlement Of Freetown (approx. 2.4 miles away); Malarcher House (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Convent.
 
Categories. PoliticsSettlements & SettlersWar, US Civil
 
Judge Poché Plantation House Marker image. Click for full size.
July 25, 2015
2. Judge Poché Plantation House Marker
Judge Poché Plantation House Marker image. Click for full size.
July 25, 2015
3. Judge Poché Plantation House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2015. This page has been viewed 134 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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