Girod House

Girod House (HMYOD)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70130 Orleans Parish
Country: United States of America

N 29° 57.424', W 90° 4.018'

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Erected in 1814 by Nicholas Girod

The two story wing facing St. Louis Street was built by his brother, Claude Francois Girod, about 1797.Nicholas Girod was the mayor of New Orleans from 1812 to 1815 and it is said that he offered his house as a place of refuge for Napoleon Bonaparte in a plot to rescue him from exile.
Placed ByNew Orleans Landmarks Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 9:18am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 783068 N 3317647
Decimal Degrees29.95706667, -90.06696667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 57.424', W 90° 4.018'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 57' 25.44" N, 90° 4' 1.08" W
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Area Code(s)504, 225
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 504 Bourbon St, New Orleans LA 70130, US
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