Simmesport in Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Battle Of Yellow Bayou
Erected 1974 by Louisiana Tourist Development Commission.
Location. 30° 59.452′ N, 91° 50.536′ W. Marker is in Simmesport, Louisiana, in Avoyelles Parish. Marker is on State Highway 1 0.3 miles east of South Wayside Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Simmesport LA 71369, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); White Hall Plantation House (approx. 3.8 miles away); What is the Sarto Bridge? (approx. 6.4 miles away); Sarto Old Iron Bridge (approx. 6.4 miles away); a different marker also named Sarto Old Iron Bridge (approx. 6.4 miles away); A Historic Landmark (approx. 6.4 miles away); Bayou Des Glaises (approx. 6.4 miles away); Big Bend: Development of a Community (approx. 6.4 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2016. This page has been viewed 255 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 3, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.