1782-1835On Sept. 24, 1810, a group of West Floridians on horseback, led by Gen. Philemon Thomas and his military aide, Col. Benj. Parker Thomas, seized the old Baton Rouge Fort, ending 30 yrs. of Spanish control of West Florida.
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|Date Added||Monday, February 29th, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 675577 N 3365048|
|Decimal Degrees||30.40470000, -91.17225000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 30° 24.282', W 91° 10.335'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||30° 24' 16.92" N, 91° 10' 20.1" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4201-4299 Oxford Ave, Baton Rouge LA 70808, US|
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