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Albany in Livingston Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Albany, Louisiana

 
 
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August 20, 2015
1. Albany, Louisiana Marker
Inscription. Town incorporated in 1953; first mayor was Grady Stewart. Railroad (B.R.H.& E.) established Albany in 1907-08. Crossed by old north-south Turnpike Road from Springfield to Natchez, MS. On portion of Spanish Headright granted to Nancy Setton in 1801.
 
Erected by Village of Albany.
 
Location. 30° 30.081′ N, 90° 34.962′ W. Marker is in Albany, Louisiana, in Livingston Parish. Marker is at the intersection of South Montpelier Road (State Highway 43) and West Murray Street, on the left when traveling south on South Montpelier Road. Touch for map. Mounted on the new Albany Municipal Building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 29816 South Montpelier, Albany LA 70711, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hungarian Settlement (approx. 1.5 miles away); Haynes Settlement (approx. 4 miles away); The Republic of West Florida (approx. 4.7 miles away); Springfield Cemetery Cannon (approx. 5.2 miles away); Springfield's Role in West Florida Revolution (approx. 5.3 miles away); Springfield (approx. 5.4 miles away); Carter Plantation (approx. 5.9 miles away); Friendship Circle (approx. 6.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Albany, Louisiana Marker image. Click for full size.
August 20, 2015
2. Albany, Louisiana Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2015. This page has been viewed 221 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 23, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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