Anchor

Name:

Anchor

County:

Pointe Coupee

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

30°41′01″N 91°21′18″W / 30.68361°N 91.35500°W / 30.68361

Elevation:

 

Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Anchor was the name of a community located in southeastern Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana, United States. The community was located along the Mississippi River, north of the Pointe Coupee – West Baton Rouge Parish line.

Remains:

 

Established:

1888

Disestablished:

1930

Current Status:

The community received its name during the American Civil War. A post office was established in the community in 1888. The post office was closed in 1930.

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