"Denver" Historical

"Denver" Historical (HM1W85)

Location: Destrehan, LA 70047 St. Charles Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 57.257', W 90° 23.146'

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The 48-foot Louisiana Lugger Style Wooden Tugboat is believed to be one of the last surviving of its kind. It was built in Bayou Gauche, Louisiana in 1953 by Joseph "Yep" Dufrene for Victor Matherne.
In service: 1953-1980Donated to St. Charles ParishBy Victor MatherneOn June 28, 1999Hull Restoration began- October-2000Moved to current site - June-2002Restoration - Ongoing
Designated an official Project of Save America's TreasuresOn April 11, 2000, by The National Trust for Historic PreservationRestoration partnershipSt. Charles Parish Government andSt. Charles Historical Foundation
HM NumberHM1W85
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Date Added Sunday, December 11th, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 752296 N 3316594
Decimal Degrees29.95428333, -90.38576667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 57.257', W 90° 23.146'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 57' 15.42" N, 90° 23' 8.76" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)985, 225
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3 Riverbriar Ct, Destrehan LA 70047, US
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