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

Port Vincent

 
 
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July 16, 2016
1. Port Vincent Marker
Inscription. Originally a Spanish settlement and early port on Amite River route from Mississippi River via Bayou Manchac. First called Scivicque's Ferry for Vincent Scivicque, native of Italy. Parish seat 1872-1881
 
Location. 30° 20.122′ N, 90° 50.911′ W. Marker is in Port Vincent, Louisiana, in Livingston Parish. Marker can be reached from State Highway 16 south of Davidson Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Mounted on outside wall of the Port Vincent Community Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18500 LA-16, Denham Springs LA 70726, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Port Vincent (approx. 0.2 miles away); Galveztown (approx. 2 miles away); French Settlement (approx. 3.9 miles away); Hebron Baptist Church (approx. 6.9 miles away); The Ascension Parish Negro Fair Association, Inc. / Ascension Parish Negro Fairgrounds (approx. 7.2 miles away); Prairieville Cemetery (approx. 8.1 miles away); Bayou Manchac (approx. 8.7 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 9.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Port Vincent Marker image. Click for full size.
July 16, 2016
2. Port Vincent Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2016. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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