Details for Beauregard Ranch (Atlas Number 5493000348)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5493000348


Marker Number 348
Atlas Number 5493000348
Marker Title Beauregard Ranch
Index Entry Beauregard Ranch
Address US 181, S of Poth
City Poth
County Wilson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 592203
UTM Northing 3210492
Subject Codes ranches/ranching
Marker Year 1967
Marker Location From Poth take US 181 4.5 miles south. Marker is on west side of highway. MARKER REPORTED MISSING 3/2009.
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text Founded 1852, by Augustin Toutant-Beauregard, of landed Creole gentry who traced lineage to 16th century Spanish nobility. Brother was Confederate General Pierre Gustave Toutant- Beauregard. Stone-mounted iron rings were part of scaffolding used to butcher hogs. (1967)