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Country United States
State Louisiana
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
1895 map of Pointe Coupee Parish showing location of Anchor

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.


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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