New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1963 by New Orleans Archdiocesan Cemeteries.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical year for this entry is 1805.
Location. 29° 57.58′ N, 90° 4.308′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker can be reached from Basin Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 429 Basin Street, New Orleans LA 70112, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In the Protestant Section (here, next to this marker); Eliza LewisVeterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Claiborne Tomb (here, next to this marker); Closures – Grillwork (a few steps from this marker); Orleans Battalion of Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Bernard de Marigny (within shouting distance of this marker); Homer Adolph Plessy (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
More about this marker. This marker is located in Saint Louis Cemetery No. 1. St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 is bound by Basin, St. Louis, Conti and Treme Streets with the main entrance on Basin Street. Established in 1789 it is the oldest extant cemetery in New Orleans.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 16, 2017. It was originally submitted on January 15, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 461 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 15, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.