Shreveport in Caddo Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
McNeill St. Pump Station
— Shreveport —
Built 1887 as city's first waterworks. Contains original equipment in working order. Only example of its sort remaining in the United States of America, according to Smithsonian Institution. Declared a National Landmark in 1982.
Erected by The Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 32° 31.037′ N, 93° 45.544′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is on North Common Street half a mile north of Caddo Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 142 North Common Street, Shreveport LA 71101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Navy Yard (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cross Bayou (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Jewish Cemetery (approx. 0.6 miles away); Justin Gras (approx. 0.6 miles away); Chamber Plaza The Pardon (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Chamber Plaza (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
More about this marker. Site is a now a free museum. Very informative and a must see if in area.
Also see . . . Museum Website. (Submitted on September 27, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 17, 2020. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 54 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 27, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.