Pass Machac Light

W end of Lake Pontchartrain
Ponchatoula, Louisiana

Historic Document

Pass Machac Light is located in Tangipahoa County, Louisiana certified as a historic location on Wednesday July 09, 1986. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. Pass Machac Light was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Pass Machac Light Information

Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1857, 1859
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Masonry lighthouse
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Coast Guard

Pass Machac Light Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Ponchatoula Historic Locations Tangipahoa County Historic Locations Louisiana Historic Locations