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Houma in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Orange Grove

 
 
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February 19, 2016
1. Orange Grove Marker
Inscription. Built c. 1840. Noted for its handsome Greek Revival styling, its briquette-entre-poteaux (bricks set between posts) construction, and its faux bois (false grained) woodwork. Listed in National Register of Historic Places.
 
Location. 29° 35.518′ N, 90° 49.494′ W. Marker is in Houma, Louisiana, in Terrebonne Parish. Marker is on Bayou Black Road (State Highway 182) 0.2 miles north of Daneco Court, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4107 Bayou Black Drive, Houma LA 70360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saint Francis de Sales Church (approx. 6.2 miles away); Terrebonne Parish Courthouse Square Oaks (approx. 6.2 miles away); 1834-1934 (approx. 6.2 miles away); Magnolia Cemetery (approx. 6.5 miles away); Tomb Of Henry Schuyler Thibodaux (approx. 6.7 miles away); Residence Plantation (approx. 8.1 miles away); Old Cattle Trail (approx. 9.3 miles away); Gibson Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 11.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Houma.
 
Also see . . .  Orange Grove Plantation. (Submitted on February 23, 2016.)
 
Categories. Antebellum South, US
 
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February 19, 2016
2. Orange Grove Plantation & Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 22, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2016. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 22, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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