Fort Macomb

E of New Orleans at Chef Menteur Pass on U.S. 90
New Orleans, Louisiana

Historic Document

Fort Macomb is located in Orleans County, Louisiana certified as a historic location on Wednesday October 11, 1978. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Fortification. Fort Macomb was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Fort Macomb Information

Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1820
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Fort Macomb Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 50
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
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