Zachary in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Battle of the Plains Store
Erected by City of Baton Rouge.
Location. 30° 41.441′ N, 91° 12.342′ W. Marker is in Zachary, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Old Scenic Highway (State Highway 964) and Plains-Port Hudson Road, on the right when traveling north on Old Scenic Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zachary LA 70791, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Bartram Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Port Hudson Siege (approx. 2.6 miles away); Linwood (approx. 2.9 miles away); U.S. Navy 32 Pounder Gun (approx. 4 miles away); U.S. Navy 8 - Inch Shell Gun (approx. 4 miles away); Union Batteries 7 and 8 U.S. Navy 42-Pounder Gun, Model 1816 On Barbette Carriage (approx. 4.2 miles away); Subterranean Torpedoes (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zachary.
More about this marker. Located under a large oak tree. Was difficult to locate
Also see . . . Battle of the Plains - Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 1, 2016.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2016. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on March 31, 2016. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 29, 2016. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.