The First Cemetery In Baton Rouge

The First Cemetery In Baton Rouge (HM1NWU)

Location: Baton Rouge, LA 70802 East Baton Rouge Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 27.131', W 91° 10.398'

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The first cemetery in Baton Rouge was the cemetery of La Yglesia Los Dolores de la Virgin, Our Lady of Sorrows. Established in 1792 by order of King Carlos IV of Spain. This present cemetery was established in 1824 and the remains of Baton Rouges first settlers were moved here from the original Spanish Cemetery.
Year Placed1991
Placed ByGrateful Citizens and Parishioners
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Date Added Monday, September 14th, 2015 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 675391 N 3370309
Decimal Degrees30.45218333, -91.17330000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 27.131', W 91° 10.398'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 27' 7.86" N, 91° 10' 23.88" W
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Area Code(s)225
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1565-1599 Main St, Baton Rouge LA 70802, US
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