Historical Markers StoppingPoints.com Historical Markers, Sightseeing & Points of Interest Scenic Roads & Points of Interest
About | Photo Gallery | Free Widgets | Featured States | Search Site
Register or Edit LoginRegister
Home Louisiana Assumption Parish Supreme Historical Markers Bayou Lafourche
     

Bayou Lafourche

Hwy 1, Supreme, LA, USA

Latitude & Longitude: 29° 52' 0.516", -90° 59' 7.4616"
  Louisiana State Historical Marker
 
    Louisiana State
Historical Marker
Some early sources report that River of the Washas or the west fork was explored by Bienville (fall, 1699) from the Mississippi to Washa (Ouacha) Indian village near here. Later the French would call the bayou Lafourche fork of the Chitamachas, then Bayou Lafourche.

Last updated: 7/27/2009 15:10:00
   
     
 
Bayou Lafourche Historical Marker Location Map, Supreme, Louisiana