Birthplace of CovingtonAn active harbor where schooners and steamers once docked. Established in the early 1800's, providing a vital link to other river cities transporting cotton, lumber, bricks, whiskey and mail. Oyster luggers brought fresh oysters regularly through the late 1930's. Many early settlers of the community arrived at this destination.
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|Placed By||St. Tammany Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, November 11th, 2016 at 5:03pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 778995 N 3374909|
|Decimal Degrees||30.47408333, -90.09398333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 28.445', W 90° 5.639'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 28' 26.7" N, 90° 5' 38.34" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||985, 504|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 135-199 N Columbia St, Covington LA 70433, US|
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