Port Barre

Port Barre (HM1M21)

Location: Port Barre, LA 70577 St. Landry Parish
Country: United States of America
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N 30° 32.816', W 91° 58.056'

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Busy port during steamboat days; named after the Barre family. In 1765 Charles Barre bought 8800 arpents from Jacque Guillaume Courtableau, 1st Commandant, Opelousas Post. Here Bayou Courtableau gives birth to Bayou Teche.
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HM NumberHM1M21
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Year Placed1965
Placed ByThe Louisiana Tourist Development Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 599024 N 3379845
Decimal Degrees30.54693333, -91.96760000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 32.816', W 91° 58.056'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 32' 48.96" N, 91° 58' 3.36" W
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Area Code(s)337
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 17491 US-190, Port Barre LA 70577, US
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