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ILLINOIS - Brown County - Historic Districts

La Grange Lock and Dam Historic District
(added 2004 - Brown County - #04000170)
Also known as Lock and Dam 8
0.75 mi. S of Cty Rte 795N at Illinois River , Versailles
(176 acres, 1 building, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: LeGromwell, Paul
Architectural Style: No Style Listed, Other
Area of Significance: Maritime History, Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Mount Sterling Commercial Historic District
(added 1987 - Brown County - #87000724)
Roughly bounded by Brown Co. Courthouse, Alley E of Capitol, South St., and Alley W of Capitol , Mount Sterling
(80 acres, 35 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: House,David
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store




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