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Napoleonville in Assumption Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Madewood Plantation House

 
 
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August 28, 2015
1. Madewood Plantation House Marker
Inscription. The first major building designed by noted architect Henry Howard. Construction of this Greek Revival mansion was begun in 1846, using materials from the land. Steamboats carried trade to Madewood on Bayou Lafourche.
 
Erected 1979 by Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 29° 55.578′ N, 90° 59.677′ W. Marker is in Napoleonville, Louisiana, in Assumption Parish. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 308 and Madewood Road, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 308. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4250 LA-308, Napoleonville LA 70390, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Napoleonville (approx. 2.1 miles away); Assumption Parish World War II Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Assumption Parish WWII Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Great War Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Battle Of Georgia Landing
Madewood Plantation House Marker image. Click for full size.
August 28, 2015
2. Madewood Plantation House Marker
(approx. 4.7 miles away); Naquin Settlement (approx. 8.1 miles away); Edward D. White House (approx. 8.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Napoleonville.
 
Also see . . .
1. Madewood Plantation House. (Submitted on August 30, 2015.)
2. Madewood Plantation House. Wikipedia (Submitted on August 30, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USNotable Buildings
 
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August 28, 2015
3. Madewood Plantation House
 
 
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