Bayou Goula in Iberville Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Mugulasha Indian village captured by Bayougoulas. In 1699 Bienville here found Tonti's letter of 1686 to La Salle. Father Paul Du Ru built first chapel in Louisiana near village in 1700.
Erected 1962 by Department of Commerce and Industry.
Location. 30° 12.312′ N, 91° 11.067′ W. Marker is in Bayou Goula, Louisiana, in Iberville Parish. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 1 and Augusta Road (Route 69), on the right when traveling north on State Highway 1. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: White Castle LA 70788, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Iberville African-American Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Civil War Soldier (approx. 2.2 miles away); Staff Housing, U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, Carville (approx. 3½ miles away); Triumph At Carville: A Tale of Leprosy in America (approx. 3½ miles away); The Daughters of Charity (approx. 3½ miles away); The STAR (approx. 3½ miles away); Cage Door of Harry T. Chimpanzee (approx. 3½ miles away); Administration Building, U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, Carville (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bayou Goula.
Categories. • Exploration • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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