Tag Archives: Champaignolle Cemetery

TRAVELING BACK IN TIME -Part 6

I had brought my camcorder and Donnie made a video of me talking about Champaignolle and what a thriving community it used to be due to its site on the Ouachita River. Champaignolle was at one time called Scarborough Landing … Continue reading

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TRAVELING BACK IN TIME -Part 5

Well, we made it back to the inhabited house without getting accosted by an oil worker.  Also we never saw any animals for that matter, which was unusual for a wooded area as dense as existed in this area.  We … Continue reading

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TRAVELING BACK IN TIME -Part 4

The roadway began a descent and we passed an old abandoned oil well and then passed an operating one with the huge rotating arms supposedly pumping up the oil. It looked like an aged dinosaur rearing up and lunging forward … Continue reading

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TRAVELING BACK IN TIME -Part 3

Well we traveled for about another 4 miles and not seeing another road to the left that looked anything like what was on our map, we turned around and went back. We entered the gravel road and went by the … Continue reading

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TRAVELING BACK IN TIME- Part 2

Prior to our adventure I had gone on the internet and printed portions of maps showing where the town of Champaignolle and the cemetery where Littleton and Nancy Duke’s graves were supposed to be. About 9:00 AM we arrived at … Continue reading

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