Oakland Plantation, North Pigeonnier, Route 494, Bermuda, Natchitoches Parish, LA
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Route 494, Bermuda, LA
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS LA-1192-I
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-96).
Building/structure dates: 1820 initial construction
Suggested address, Rt. 494, is not verifiable in documentation.
National Register Number: 79001073
Significance: The North Pigeonnier was built in the 1820's. The first floor is constructed of bousillage (mud and moss infill between cypress timbers) and used for storage. The upper floor is constructed of heavy timber and provides setting boxes and manure collection facilities. The roof is covered with cypress shingles.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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