Naval Battle of Bay St. Louis

Naval Battle of Bay St. Louis (HM1HWM)

Location: Bay St. Louis, MS 39520 Hancock County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 18.824', W 89° 19.425'

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On Dec. 14, 1814, five U.S. gunboats fired on a British fleet entering Lake Borgne. Their action was the last naval defense of the U.S. before the victory of General Andrew Jackson at New Orleans.
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HM NumberHM1HWM
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Year Placed1993
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 276557 N 3355838
Decimal Degrees30.31373333, -89.32375000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 18.824', W 89° 19.425'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 18' 49.44" N, 89° 19' 25.5" W
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Area Code(s)228
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 400-406 N Beach Blvd, Bay St. Louis MS 39520, US
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