Metairie And Gentilly Ridges

Metairie And Gentilly Ridges (HM1QCF)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70119 Orleans Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 58.989', W 90° 5.462'

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First highway through this city led from lower Kenner to Chef Menteur. Mississippi River, during prehistoric days, overflowed into Lake Pontchartrain. The receding waters created these ridges and their accompanying bayous which connected, at City Park area, with Bayou St. John.

Dedicated by New Orleans Chapter, Louisiana Society D.A.R. March 22. 1964.
Year Placed1964
Placed ByDepartment Of Commerce and Industry
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Date Added Monday, January 4th, 2016 at 9:05am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 780671 N 3320480
Decimal Degrees29.98315000, -90.09103333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 58.989', W 90° 5.462'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 58' 59.34" N, 90° 5' 27.72" W
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Area Code(s)504
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Moss St, New Orleans LA 70119, US
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