Melrose in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Has been designated a
This site possesses national significance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
Erected 1974 by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 31° 35.994′ N, 92° 58′ W. Marker is in Melrose, Louisiana, in Natchitoches Parish. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Parish Road (Parish Route 119) and Louisiana Highway 493, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Also know as Melrose Plantation. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3533 Highway 119, Melrose LA 71452, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Badin-Roque House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bayou Folk Museum (approx. 5 miles away); Old Plauche Place / Ducournau Plantation (approx. 6.1 miles away); Henri de Tonti (approx. 11.8 miles away); Colonial Gateway Corral El Camino Real de los Tejas (approx. 12.8 miles away); Natchitoches and the Early American Period (approx. 12.8 miles away); Dr. John Sibley (approx. 12.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Melrose Plantation. A historic site of the Association for the Preservation of Historic Natchitoches (APHN) (Submitted on August 13, 2015.)
2. Melrose Plantation. Wikipedia (Submitted on August 13, 2015.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2015. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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