Property DescriptionThe Killgore House (Rocky Springs Plantation) is located at the junction of La 2 and La 518 in Lisbon, Louisiana. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Claiborne Parish, #87000731. It was built in 1859 by Charles A. Killgore. His slaves cut and hand finished the lumber from the Killgore homestead tract of virgin timber. The wall paper was imported from England and pasted over heavy unbleached muslin. (Driving Tour cd is available, $3)
This house is not open to the public but can be viewed daily from state Hwy. 518 for photos. Relish Claiborne Parish history by visiting this site and by listening to our Driving Tour CD, tract 19.