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Historical Markers and War Memorials in St. Joseph

 
Clickable Map of Tensas Parish, Louisiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Tensas Parish, LA (20) Catahoula Parish, LA (13) Concordia Parish, LA (27) Franklin Parish, LA (3) Madison Parish, LA (21) Adams County, MS (162) Claiborne County, MS (129) Jefferson County, MS (41) Warren County, MS (453)  TensasParish(20) Tensas Parish (20)  CatahoulaParish(13) Catahoula Parish (13)  ConcordiaParish(27) Concordia Parish (27)  FranklinParish(3) Franklin Parish (3)  MadisonParish(21) Madison Parish (21)  AdamsCountyMississippi(162) Adams County (162)  ClaiborneCounty(129) Claiborne County (129)  JeffersonCounty(41) Jefferson County (41)  WarrenCounty(453) Warren County (453)
St. Joseph, Louisiana and Vicinity
    Tensas Parish (20)
    Catahoula Parish (13)
    Concordia Parish (27)
    Franklin Parish (3)
    Madison Parish (21)
    Adams County, Mississippi (162)
    Claiborne County, Mississippi (129)
    Jefferson County, Mississippi (41)
    Warren County, Mississippi (453)
 
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GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1Louisiana (Tensas Parish), St. Joseph — Engagement At Choctaw Bayou
On State Highway 605 north of Arceneaux Road, on the left when traveling north.
After completing the bridges across Phelps and Clark Bayous Col. J. Keigwin started for Hard Times on the Mississippi Rover on April 28, 1863. A cavalry patrol was sent to see if it could locate Maj. I.F. Harrison's Louisianians. The Union . . . — Map (db m136955) HM
2Louisiana (Tensas Parish), St. Joseph — Flowery MoundAncient Mounds Trail
On Plank Road (State Road 128) 0.6 miles east of U.S. 65, on the left when traveling east.
Flowery Mound is a rectangular platform mound. The corners are oriented to the cardinal directions. Studies of the soil in the mound suggest it was built in a single episode around AD 1000. It measures 165 by 130 feet at the base and 50 by . . . — Map (db m119546) HM
3Louisiana (Tensas Parish), St. Joseph — Mound PlantationAncient Mounds Trail
On U.S. 65 0.6 miles south of State Highway 128, on the left when traveling south.
Mound Plantation has a rectangular-shaped mound with a flat top. It is 10½ feet tall and 125 by 138 feet at the base. Pottery found near the mound suggests Indians built it around AD 800-1000. Lower Plaque This archaeological . . . — Map (db m119543) HM
4Louisiana (Tensas Parish), St. Joseph — St. Joseph
On Plank Road (State Road 128) east of Newton Road (State Road 605), on the right when traveling east.
Tensas Parish seat since parish created in 1843. Rare example, for Deep South, of town planned and constructed around New England style village green. Historic district listed on National Register of Historic Places. — Map (db m119545) HM
 
 
  
 
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Nov. 27, 2020