Bywater Historic District

Roughly bounded by the N. Claiborne Ave. and Urquhart St., Kentucky St., Mississippi River, and Montegut and Press Sts.
New Orleans, Louisiana

Historic Document

Bywater Historic District is located in Orleans County, Louisiana certified as a historic location on Thursday January 23, 1986. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Single Dwelling. Bywater Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Bywater Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Shotgun House
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Bywater Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2900
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1,785
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 266
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
New Orleans Historic Locations Orleans County Historic Locations Louisiana Historic Locations