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Saint Bernard in Saint Bernard Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Terre-Aux-Boeuf

 
 
Terre-Aux-Boeuf Marker image. Click for full size.
October 28, 2016
1. Terre-Aux-Boeuf Marker
Inscription. Here, in "Land of Oxen," in 1788 Governor Bernardo de Galvez appointed Commandant Pierre Phillippe de Marigny to parcel land on the bayou for Canary Islanders. Later, Creole planters bought large estates on the bayou.
 
Erected 1975 by St. Bernard Parish Bicentennial Commission.
 
Location. 29° 52.054′ N, 89° 51.614′ W. Marker is in Saint Bernard, Louisiana, in Saint Bernard Parish. Marker is on Bayou Road (State Highway 300) east of Asevado Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Located at the Islenos Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1345 Bayou Road, Saint Bernard LA 70085, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Terre-Aux-Boeufs Cemetery (approx. 2 miles away); Saint Bernard Church (approx. 2 miles away); Jumonville Plantation (approx. 6.1 miles away); English Turn (approx. 6.3 miles away); Bellechasse Plantation (approx. 7.7 miles away); Versailles Oaks (approx. 8 miles away); Plantation of Pierre Denis De La Ronde (approx. 8.1 miles away); Roads and Ditches (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saint Bernard.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Terre-Aux-Boeuf Marker image. Click for full size.
October 28, 2016
2. Terre-Aux-Boeuf Marker
Terre-Aux-Boeuf Marker image. Click for full size.
October 28, 2016
3. Terre-Aux-Boeuf Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2016, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 477 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 5, 2016.
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