St. Stephens Episcopal Church and Cemetery

St. Stephens Episcopal Church and Cemetery (HM1LN2)

Location: Lettsworth, LA 70753 Pointe Coupee Parish
Country: United States of America
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N 30° 53.818', W 91° 40.03'

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Began as St. James Mission in 1848. Reorganized as a parish in 1855 named after the first martyr at the suggestion of Bishop Leonidas Polk, the "Fighting Bishop" of the Confederacy. The Church and Cemetery were consecrated by Bishop Polk in 1859. The Church was constructed using hand-made bricks. The stained glass windows were made in England. The Confederate Monument in the Cemetery was erected and dedicated in 1904. Restoration of the Church was completed in 1978. A Massive restoration of the Cemetery was completed 1991.
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Date Added Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 627382 N 3418944
Decimal Degrees30.89696667, -91.66716667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 53.818', W 91° 40.03'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 53' 49.08" N, 91° 40' 1.8" W
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Area Code(s)225
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near LA-418, Lettsworth LA 70753, US
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