Elmwood Manor

Elmwood Manor (HM21QC)

Location: Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520 Hancock County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 19.77', W 89° 19.844'

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Located here was a two-story, French Creole house, with two-tiered galleries. Although construction may have begun prior to the War of 1812, the house was not completed until 1828. Situated on a large plantation, with Sea Island cotton its principal crop, the house was once owned by Jesse Cowand (1786-1852), who fought in the Battle of New Orleans in Beale's Company, Orleans Riflemen. Elmwood Manor was destroyed during Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005.
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HM NumberHM21QC
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Year Placed2014
Placed ByMississippi Department of Archives and History
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 17th, 2017 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 275921 N 3357599
Decimal Degrees30.32950000, -89.33073333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 19.77', W 89° 19.844'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 19' 46.2" N, 89° 19' 50.64" W
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Area Code(s)228
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 900-998 N Beach Blvd, Bay Saint Louis MS 39520, US
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