Confluence Of Bayous

Confluence Of Bayous (HM1JC5)

Location: Thibodaux, LA 70301 Lafourche Parish
Country: United States of America
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N 29° 47.774', W 90° 49.471'

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Near hear was the prehistoric fork of Bayou Lafourche and Bayou Terrebonne. Acadians settled the area in 1785 and were joined by earlier French, German, Spanish and American settlers. The Village of Thibodauxville was started on the high banks of the bayous. Nearby is the Percy - Lobdell Building, ca 1912, site of the Wetlands Acadian Culture Center, Jean Lafitte Historical Park and Preserve.
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HM NumberHM1JC5
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Year Placed1992
Placed ByThe Lafourche Historical Society, and the Bayou Lafourche Chapter of the DAR
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Date Added Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at 1:05am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 710273 N 3298190
Decimal Degrees29.79623333, -90.82451667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 47.774', W 90° 49.471'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 47' 46.44" N, 90° 49' 28.26" W
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Area Code(s)985
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300-398 LA-1, Thibodaux LA 70301, US
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