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COLORADO - Montrose County

Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Lodge (added 2004 - - #04000260)
Also known as 5MN.5045
107 S. Cascade Ave. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Antrobus, J.H., White & Okey
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

D & RG Narrow Gauge Trestle (added 1976 - - #76000172)
NE of Cimarron , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Box Outfit Car No. 04414 (added 2009 - - #09000568)
Also known as Maintenance of Way Car
82800Q 83rd Rd., Cimarron Visitor Center, Curecanti National Recreation Center (CURE) , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Denver & Rio Grande RR
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Boxcar No. 3132 (added 2009 - - #09000669)
Also known as 5MN.9098
Approx. 1 mi. N. by NE. of US 50 at Cimarron, near Marrow Point Dam Rd., Curecanti National Recreation Center , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Caboose No. 0577 (added 2009 - - #09000222)
Approximately 1 mi. N. by NE of US 50 at cimarron, adjacent to Morrow Point Dam Rd., Curecanti National Recreation Ctr. , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Denver and Rio Grande Railroad
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Locomotive No. 278 and Tender (added 2009 - - #09000223)
Approximately 1 mi. N. by NE. of US 50 at Cimarron, near Marrow Point Dam Rd., Curecanti National Recreation Center , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Baldwin Locomotive Works
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Stock Car No. 5620 (added 2010 - - #09001276)
Also known as 5MN.9170
82800Q 83rd Rd., Cimarron Visitor Center, Curecanti National Recreation Area , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: American Car & Foundry Co., Denver & Rio Grande Western RR
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Stock Car No. 5679D (added 2010 - - #09001277)
Also known as 5MN.9171
82800Q 83rd Rd., Cimarron Visitor Center, Curecanti National Recreation Area , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: American Car & Foundry Co., Denver & Rio Grande Western RR
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Denver and Rio Grande Depot (added 1982 - - #82002308)
Also known as Montrose Railroad Depot
20 N. Rio Grande Ave. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Museum, Road-Related

Dolores River Bridge (added 2002 - - #02001150)
Also known as 5MN4955
CO 90 at milepost 15.22 , Bedrock
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Colorado Department of Highways, et.al.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Gunnison Tunnel (added 1979 - - #79000616)
E of Montrose , Montrose
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: U.S. Reclamation Service
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Water Works
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Water Works

Hanging Flume (added 1980 - - #80000917)
5.7 mi. NW of Uravan on CO 141 , Uravan
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Water Works
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lathrop, J. V., House (added 1988 - - #88001016)
718 Main St. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Methodist Episcopal Church of Montrose (added 1999 - - #99001407)
Also known as United Methodist Church of Montrose
19 S. Park Ave. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barber, Thomas P., Davis, Patrik
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Montrose City Hall (added 1982 - - #82002309)
433 S. 1st St. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Antrobus,J.H.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Courthouse, Government Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Courthouse, Government Office

Montrose County Courthouse (added 1994 - - #94000040)
Also known as 5MN1813
320 S. 1st St. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: William Bowman Company
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Montrose Masonic Temple, Lodge No. 63 (added 2004 - - #04000259)
Also known as Montrose Masonic Hall/Lodge
509-513 E. Main St. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: White & Okey, Hill, Frank
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

North Rim Road, Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (added 2005 - - #05001181)
Also known as North Rim Road Historic District
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park , Crawford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps, NPS-Engineering Branch
Architectural Style: Other, No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Politics/Government, Entertainment/Recreation, Conservation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Pedestrian Related, Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related

Rio Grande Southern Railroad Derrick Car (added 2010 - - #10000237)
Also known as 5MN.9169
82800Q 83rd Rd, Cimarron Visitor Center, Curecanti National Recreation Area , Cimarron
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fairmont Railway Motors Inc.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Shavano Valley Rock Art Site (added 2001 - - #01001106)
Address Restricted , Montrose

Sherman and Ross Block Building (added 2003 - - #03000196)
Also known as 5MN.1653
232-236 Main St. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Silesca Ranger Station (added 2005 - - #04001464)
Also known as 5MN.7406
Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forest , Grand Mesa
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Conservation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Townsend, Thomas B., House (added 1980 - - #80000916)
222 S. 5th St. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Historic Person: Townsend,Thomas B.
Significant Year: 1888
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

US Bureau of Reclamation Project Office Building (added 1991 - - #91001685)
Also known as Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Association Office;5MN2724
601 N. Park Ave. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kewin,J.J., U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office

US Post Office--Montrose Main (added 1986 - - #86000183)
Also known as Montrose Post Office;Montrose Main Post Office
321 S. First St. , Montrose
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wetmore,James A.
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Ute Memorial Site (added 1970 - - #70000167)
Also known as Chief Ouray's Ranch
2 mi. S of Montrose on U.S. 550 , Montrose
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Chief Ouray
Significant Year: 1879, 1880
Area of Significance: Native American, Politics/Government, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park




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