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Napoleonville, Louisiana, USA Historical Marker
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
N 29° 56.491 W 091° 01.464
15R E 690672 N 3313946
Quick Description: Located in front of the Napoleonville (Assumption Parish) Courthouse.
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 12/21/2008 2:41:33 PM
Waymark Code: WM5D7C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Biquidou
Views: 13

Long Description:
Translated EN
Named for the Emperor of France, Napoleon. An early travel route, 1730-70, used by the French then Acadians from St. James to the Attakapas Landing on Lake Verret. Lake was named for Nicholas Verret Family of St. James and Assumption Parishes where father and son served as Commandants.
In FR
Nomme'e en l'honneur de l'empereur Napoleon ler, la Ville est sur une ancienne voie de communication, 1730-1770, emmprunte'e par les Francais puis parles Acadiens pour aller de St-James jusqu'au port des Attakapas sur la Lac Verret.
Ce lac porte le nom de la famille de Nicholas Verret,des Paroisses St-James et Assomption ou pere et fils furent commandants.
How identified / Comment identifie: Sign / Panneau

Name of book, tour, or museum - Preciser le nom si livre, tour, ou musee: Not listed

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Relevant Website / Site web pertinent: Not listed

Visiting Days or Hours / Heures d'ouverture: Not listed

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