Marker Name: Allendale Plantation
Marker Dedicated: September 23rd, 1959
Marker Sponsor: West Baton Rouge Historical Association
Marker Location: The corner US-190 and Allendale Road
Home of second Louisiana Confederate governor Henry Watkins Allen. Purchased from Colonel William Nolan in 1852 for $300,000, which included 125 slaves. House burned by Federal troops during the War.