Donaldsonville

Donaldsonville (HM1M8A)

Location: Donaldsonville, LA 70346 Ascension Parish
Country: United States of America
Buy Louisiana State flags at Flagstore.com!

N 30° 6.467', W 90° 59.471'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 170 views
Inscription
Second Acadian Coast. Town founded by William Donaldson, 1806, on a farm of Pierre Landry. Began as a trading post about 1750. Home of Governor Francis T. Nicholls, of Dr. F.M. Prevost, who performed the first Caesarean section, 1824. Parish seat of Ascension. Capital of Louisiana January 1830 to January 1831.
Details
HM NumberHM1M8A
Tags
Year Placed1963
Placed ByDepartment Of Commerce and Industry
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 2:03pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 693555 N 3332431
Decimal Degrees30.10778333, -90.99118333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 6.467', W 90° 59.471'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 6' 28.02" N, 90° 59' 28.26" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)225, 985
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1-169 LA-18, Donaldsonville LA 70346, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. This marker needs at least one picture.
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?