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Academy Hill Historic District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82000475)
MA 28 , Andover
(2300 acres, 132 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival, Other
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1780, 1935
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing, School, Single Dwelling

American Woolen Mill Housing District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82001990)
Also known as Market Street Tenements
300-328 Market St. , Lawrence
(8 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Allen,James E.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Industry, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Amesbury and Salisbury Mills Village Historic District
(added 1985 - Essex County - #85001121)
Market Sq. roughly bounded by Boardman, Water, Main and Pond Sts. , Amesbury
(150 acres, 69 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Invention, Architecture, Commerce, Industry, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Andover Village Industrial District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82000476)
MA 28 , Andover
(850 acres, 82 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling

Arlington Mills Historic District
(added 1985 - Essex County - #85000023)
Broadway between Manchester, Stafford and Chase Sts. , Lawrence and Methuen
(750 acres, 22 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lockwood-Green Company
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Invention, Architecture, Commerce, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Arlington-Basswood Historic District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84000406)
Roughly bounded by Lawrence, Alder, Arlington, and Juniper Sts. , Lawrence
(107 acres, 87 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Asbury Grove Historic District
(added 2009 - Essex County - #09000935)
Around Asbury St. , Hamilton
(830 acres, 141 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Religious Structure
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Camp, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Ballardvale District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82000477)
Off I-93 , Andover
(400 acres, 83 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chickering,Jacob
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction

Beverly Center Business District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84002313)
Roughly bounded by Chapman, Central, Brown, Dane, and Essex Sts. , Beverly
(457 acres, 88 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Boxford Village Historic District
(added 1973 - Essex County - #73000279)
Also known as See Also:Holyoke-French House
Middleton and Topsfield Rds. and Main and Elm Sts. , Boxford
(1800 acres, 42 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bradford Common Historic District
(added 1977 - Essex County - #77000179)
Also known as Bradford Common Area
S. Main St. , Haverhill
(380 acres, 82 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Exploration/Settlement, Education, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Breakheart Reservation Parkways-Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2003 - Essex County - #03000748)
Forest St., Pine Tops, Elm and Hemlock Rds. , Saugus
(85 acres, 8 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Eliot, Charles
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Conservation, Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Bridge Street Neck Historic District
(added 2002 - Essex County - #02000790)
Bridge St., and side Sts. bet. March/Osgood Sts., and Howard/Webb Sts. , Salem
(800 acres, 382 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Farmer, Moses
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Broad Street Historic District
(added 1983 - Essex County - #83004372)
Marshall's Wharf , Lynn
(90 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse

Brown Stocking Mill Historic District
(added 1996 - Essex County - #96000924)
24--32 Broadway Ave., 3--41 Brownville Ave., 10 Burleigh Ave., 3--5 Burleigh Pl., and 35--47 Topsfield Rd. , Ipswich
(100 acres, 42 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: European, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Central Gloucester Historic District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82001881)
Also known as See Also:City Hall;Gloucester House;Puritan House;The Book S
Roughly bounded by Middle, Main, Center, Hancock, Short, Prospect and Pleasant Sts. , Gloucester
(365 acres, 181 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Italianate
Historic Person: Multiple
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Industry, Commerce, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Central Square Historic District
(added 1985 - Essex County - #85003335)
Also known as See Also:Mowers' Block
Central Sq., Monroe, Union, and Willow Sts. , Lynn
(10 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Classical Revival, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Central Street District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82000478)
Irregular Pattern along Central St. , Andover
(540 acres, 29 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jenkins,William Stuart, Chickering,Jacob
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Other
Historic Person: Multiple
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Charter Street Historic District
(added 1975 - Essex County - #75000294)
Bounded by Liberty, Derby, Central, and Charter Sts. , Salem
(10 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling

Chestnut Street District
(added 1973 - Essex County - #73000312)
Also known as See Also:Chestnut Street District (Boundary Increase)
Bounded roughly by Broad, Flint, Federal, and Summer Sts. , Salem
(450 acres, 301 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Chestnut Street District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1978 - Essex County - #78000468)
Also known as See Also:Chestnut Street District
Roughly bounded by Bridge, Lynn, Beckford, and River Sts. , Salem
(25 acres, 22 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Gothic Revival, Georgian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Cultural Affiliation: period working class, federal US
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Crombie Street District
(added 1983 - Essex County - #83000575)
7-15 and 16-18 Crombie St., and 13 Barton St. , Salem
(8 acres, 8 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Georgian, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Derby Waterfront District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #76000297)
Also known as See Also:Salem Maritime National Historic Site;Derby Wharf L
Derby St. from Herbert St. to Block House Sq., waterfront sts. between Kosciusko and Blaney Sts. , Salem
(250 acres, 92 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Diamond Historic District
(added 1996 - Essex County - #96001040)
Also known as See Also:Lovejoy,Charles,House;Newhall,Lucien,House
Roughly bounded by Broad, Lewis, Ocean Sts., Swampscott Line, Lynn Shore Dr., and Wave and Nahant Sts. , Lynn
(695 acres, 578 buildings, 7 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bixbee, C.A., et al., Betts, Thomas
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Greek Revival, Federal
Historic Person: Foster,Abigail K., Eddy,Mary Baker
Significant Year: 1837, 1838
Area of Significance: Industry, Religion, Community Planning And Development, Architecture, European, Engineering, Social History, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Downtown Lawrence Historic District
(added 1979 - Essex County - #79000329)
Roughly bounded by MA 110, Methuen, Lawrence and Jackson Sts. , Lawrence
(255 acres, 36 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Victorian, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Specialty Store

Downtown Salem District
(added 1983 - Essex County - #83003969)
Roughly bounded by Church, Central, New Derby, and Washington Sts. , Salem
(0 acres, 31 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

East End Historic District
(added 1980 - Essex County - #80000461)
East St. , Ipswich
(530 acres, 41 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

East Gloucester Square Historic District
(added 1996 - Essex County - #96000471)
E. Main St., roughly bounded by Inner Harbor, Smith Cove, Woonson Cove, and Mt. Pleasant Ave. , Gloucester
(750 acres, 186 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: Robinson,Andrew
Significant Year: 1700
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation, Maritime History, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Processing Site, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Processing Site, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Water-Related

Eastern Point Light Station
(added 1987 - Essex County - #87002027)
Eastern Pt. , Gloucester
(10 acres, 4 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Gothic
Historic Person: Homer,Winslow
Significant Year: 1880, 1890
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Transportation, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Defense, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Water-Related

Essex Insitiute Historic District
(added 1972 - Essex County - #72000147)
134-132, 128, 126 Essex St. and 13 Washington Sq. W. , Salem
(20 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McIntire,Samuel
Architectural Style: Italian Villa, Federal, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Library, Museum, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Library, Museum

Federal Street District
(added 1983 - Essex County - #83000576)
Roughly bounded by Bridge, Washington, Federal, and Summer Sts. , Salem
(18 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Fish Flake Hill Historic District
(added 1971 - Essex County - #71000082)
Also known as Front Street Historic District;See Also:Fish Flake Hill Hist
N and S sides of Front St. from Cabot to Bartlett Sts. , Beverly
(5 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military, Commerce, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fish Flake Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1986 - Essex County - #86001375)
Also known as See Also:Fish Flake Hill Historic District
Roughly bounded by Cabot, Bartlett, and Water Sts. , Beverly
(345 acres, 86 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Woodberry,Peter II
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce, Military, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Front Street Block
(added 1974 - Essex County - #74000369)
Also known as West End Buildings
West End, 55-71 Main St. , Gloucester
(3 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Library, Restaurant

Greenlawn Cemetery
(added 2000 - Essex County - #00000481)
195 Nahant Rd. , Nahant
(39 acres, 2 buildings, 3 structures, 10 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cram and Ferguson, Connick, Charles J.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Hamilton Historic District
(added 1973 - Essex County - #73000300)
Also known as The Hamlet;Third Parish of Ipswich
540-700 and 563-641 Bay Rd. , Hamilton
(621 acres, 22 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Philosophy, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1600-1649
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Haverhill Historical Society Historic District
(added 2005 - Essex County - #05000560)
Also known as Buttonwoods
240 Water St. , Haverhill
(15 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure, 14 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Perkins, James H.
Architectural Style: Georgian, Colonial
Area of Significance: Social History, Education, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

High Rock Tower--High Rock Cottage and Daisy Cottage
(added 1979 - Essex County - #09000086)
15, 17 Campbell Terr. and High Rock Park , Lynn
(43 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lewis and Harney, Wheeler and Betton
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

High Street Historic District
(added 1980 - Essex County - #80000454)
High St. , Ipswich
(260 acres, 38 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling

House of Seven Gables Historic District
(added 1973 - Essex County - #73000323)
Also known as Turner House
54 Turner St. at Derby and Hardy Sts. , Salem
(65 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chandler, Joseph Everett, Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Colonial
Historic Person: Beckett,Retire,et al
Significant Year: 1668, 1804, 1958
Area of Significance: Literature, Education, Architecture, Transportation, Industry
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Museum, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, School

Howe Village Historic District
(added 1973 - Essex County - #73000282)
Also known as Howe Village
NE of Boxford on MA 97 , Boxford
(650 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Other, Colonial
Historic Person: Perley,Asa
Significant Year: 1684, 1749, 1844
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Ipswich Mills Historic District
(added 1996 - Essex County - #96000923)
Roughly bounded by Union St., Boston and Maine RR tracks, and the Ipswich River , Ipswich
(200 acres, 82 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Jackson Terrace Historic District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84000414)
43-59 Jackson St., Jackson Court, Jackson Terr., and 58-62 Newberry St. , Lawrence
(32 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

L.H. Hamel Leather Company Historic District
(added 2009 - Essex County - #09000032)
Bounded by Essex, Locke, Duncan, and Winter Sts., and the former Boston and Maine Railroad tracks , Haverhill
(60 acres, 8 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Concrete Engineering Co., Damon Brothers
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Moderne
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store

Lynn Common Historic District
(added 1992 - Essex County - #92000247)
Also known as See Also:Lynn Public Library;Lynn Armory;St. Stephen's Episc
Roughly, N. and S. Common St. from Market Sq. to City Hall , Lynn
(680 acres, 52 buildings, 2 structures, 4 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1600-1649
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Manufacturing Facility, Plaza, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Plaza, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Lynn Woods Historic District
(added 1996 - Essex County - #96000951)
Roughly bounded by Lynnfield St., Bow Ridge, Great Woods Rd., Parkland Ave., Walnut St., Saugus Line , Lynn
(22000 acres, 5 buildings, 21 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted, Frederick Law
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Cultural Affiliation: Archaic, Woodland
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 3500-3999 BC, 3000-3499 BC, 2500-2999 BC, 2000-2499 BC, 1875-1899, 1500-1999 BC, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD, 1000-1499 BC
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Ceremonial Site, Public Works, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Current Function: Funerary, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Meeting Hall, Outdoor Recreation, Public Works, Sport Facility

Machine Shop Village District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82000482)
Roughly bounded by Main, Pleasant, Clarendon, Water, 2nd Sts., and B&M Railroad , North Andover
(900 acres, 142 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mutiple
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Village Site
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Village Site

Main Street Historic District
(added 2003 - Essex County - #03000383)
Main, Summer Sts. , Haverhill
(130 acres, 10 buildings, 1 structure, 13 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Religion, Education, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Meeting Hall, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Main Street-Locke
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82000479)
Main Street-Locke Street District , Andover
(130 acres, 30 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Manchester Village Historic District
(added 1990 - Essex County - #89002156)
Roughly Friend, School, North, Washington, Sea, Union, Central, Bennett, Bridge Sts., and Ashland Ave. , Manchester
(390 acres, 172 buildings, 2 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Georgian, Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Agriculture, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1900-1750 AD, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Health Care, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Health Care, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Marblehead Historic District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84002402)
Also known as Old Town and Gingerbread Hill;See Also:Town Hall;Abbott Hall
Roughly bounded by Marblehead Harbor, Waldron Court, Essex, Elm, Pond, and Norman Sts. , Marblehead
(23000 acres, 988 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Other, Georgian
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1670, 1920
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Exploration/Settlement, Law, Architecture, Commerce, Military, Industry, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Market Square Historic District
(added 1971 - Essex County - #71000088)
Market Sq. and properties fronting on State, Merrimac, Liberty, and Water Sts. , Newburyport
(62 acres, 37 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Unknown
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Mechanics Block Historic District
(added 1973 - Essex County - #73001942)
Also known as Mechanics Block;See Also:Mechanics Block Historic District (
107-139 Garden St. and 6-38 Orchard St. , Lawrence
(9 acres, 34 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Mechanics Block Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1978 - Essex County - #78000451)
Also known as See Also:Mechanics Block Historic District
38-52 Union St. , Lawrence
(4 acres, 8 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Page,William, Clement,Harrison
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Meetinghouse Common District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #76000260)
Summer, S. Common, and Main Sts. , Lynnfield
(200 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Colonial
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Meetinghouse Green Historic District
(added 1980 - Essex County - #80000464)
N. Main St. , Ipswich
(150 acres, 30 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Munroe Street Historic District
(added 1996 - Essex County - #96000952)
Bounded by Market, Oxford, Washington Sts. and MBTA Commuter Rail , Lynn
(22 acres, 17 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Huntress, J.S., et al., Ashton, James
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Italianate, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Park, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Restaurant

Nahant Beach Boulevard-Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2003 - Essex County - #03000747)
Nahant Beach Blvd. , Lynn
(90 acres, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Eliot, Charles
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Communications, Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Nahant Civic Historic District
(added 1991 - Essex County - #91001174)
332 and 334 Nahant Rd. and 15 Pleasant St. , Nahant
(20 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ball & Dabney, Andrews,Jaques & Rantoul
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Department Store, Library, Post Office
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Department Store, Diplomatic Building, Library

Newbury Historic District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #76000275)
Also known as The First Parish;Upper Green
Irregular pattern along High Rd., Green and Hanover Sts. , Newbury
(380 acres, 27 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Newburyport Historic District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84002411)
Also known as See Also:Essex County Superior Courthouse;Market Square Hist
Roughly bounded by Merrimack River, Plummer Ave., Marlboro, Plummer, State, and High Sts. , Newburyport
(7500 acres, 2500 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Multiple
Area of Significance: Law, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Commerce, Industry, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: British,Early Colonial
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Business, Park, Single Dwelling

North Andover Center Historic District
(added 1979 - Essex County - #79000336)
Also known as Center Village;see also:Kittredge Mansion
Roughly bounded by Osgood, Pleasant, Stevens, Johnson, and Andover Sts. and Wood Lane , North Andover
(1220 acres, 70 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Industry, Commerce, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

North Canal Historic District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84000417)
Also known as See also:North Canal;Great Stone Dam;Essex Company Offices &
Roughly bounded by Merrimack and Spicket Rivers, North, Canal, and Broadway , Lawrence
(600 acres, 52 buildings, 11 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Storrow,Charles S. et al
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Renaissance, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Invention, Commerce, Industry, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Warehouse, Water Works
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction

North Canal Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2009 - Essex County - #09000280)
Also known as Morehouse Bakery Building
Roughly bounded by the Merrimack and Spicket rivers, North Canal, and Broadway , Lawrence
(600 acres, 44 buildings, 19 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bigelow, Charles, et al.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Engineering, European, Social History, Industry, Economics
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social, Transportation

Oak Grove Cemetery
(added 1975 - Essex County - #75000263)
Bounded by Derby, Washington, and Grove Sts., and Maplewood Ave. , Gloucester
(150 acres, 1 structure, 4 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Old Town Hall Historic District
(added 1972 - Essex County - #72000149)
Derby Sq. and 215-231 Essex, 121-145 Washington, and 6-34 Front Sts. , Salem
(50 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1600-1649
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government

Olmsted Subdivision Historic District
(added 2002 - Essex County - #02000696)
Roughly bounded by New Ocean Paradise Rd., Swampscott Ave., Redington Rd. and Burrill St. , Swampscott
(1200 acres, 554 buildings, 1 structure, 6 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vaughn, Henry, et al., Olmsted & Olmsted
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Library, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Library, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Osgood Hill
(added 1999 - Essex County - #99000135)
Also known as Stevens Estate at Osgood Hill
709 and 723 Osgood St. , North Andover
(1532 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hartwell & Richardson, Bowditch, Ernest W.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Shingle Style
Historic Person: Stevens, Moses Tyler
Significant Year: 1884, 1907
Area of Significance: Social History, Politics/Government, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling

Peabody Civic Center Historic District
(added 1980 - Essex County - #80000477)
Also known as Peabody Center Historic District;NR Control No. PH0006343
Chestnut, Church, Foster, Franklin, and Lowell Sts. , Peabody
(100 acres, 26 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Pleasant-High Historic District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84002417)
Roughly bounded by Broadway, High, Vine, Charles, and Pleasant Sts. , Methuen
(144 acres, 31 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

River Road--Cross Street Historic District
(added 2005 - Essex County - #05000465)
Cross, Prospect Sts., River, Salem Rds. , Topsfield
(4500 acres, 39 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Blosson, Harold H.,, Cram, robert N., et al.
Architectural Style: Colonial, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Agriculture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Energy Facility, Horticulture Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Garden, Horticulture Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Rockport Downtown Main Street Historic District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #76000288)
Portions of Main, Cleaves, Jewett, and School Sts. , Rockport
(45 acres, 28 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Romanesque, Italianate
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Hotel, Religious Structure, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Rocks Village Historic District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #76001967)
Also known as Holt's Rocks;East Parish of Haverhill
NE of Haverhill at Merrimack River , Haverhill
(500 acres, 24 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Boston Bridge Works
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Porter,Rufus
Significant Year: 1740, 1914
Area of Significance: Art, Literature, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Museum, Road-Related, Single Dwelling

Salem Common Historic District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #76000303)
Bounded roughly by St. Peter's, Bridge, and Derby Sts. and Collins Cove , Salem
(760 acres, 262 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Literature, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Salem Common Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2002 - Essex County - #02000694)
3-25 Pleasant St. , Salem
(50 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Salem Maritime National Historic Site
(added 1966 - Essex County - #66000048)
Also known as See Also:Derby Waterfront District;Lighthouses of Massachuse
Derby St. , Salem
(102 acres, 7 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Warehouse, Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Salem Village Historic District
(added 1975 - Essex County - #75000252)
Also known as Salem Village,Danvers Highlands;See Also:Derby Summerhouse
Irregular pattern along Centre, Hobart, Ingersoll, and Collins Sts., as far N as Brentwood Circle, and S to Mello Pkwy. , Danvers
(2750 acres, 90 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mudge,Josiah, et al
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Salem Willows Historic District
(added 1994 - Essex County - #94000265)
Roughly, Columbus, Bay View, Beach and Fort Aves. , Salem
(1000 acres, 201 buildings, 8 structures, 14 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Social History, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Fair, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site
(added 1966 - Essex County - #66000047)
Also known as Hammersmith
Off U.S. 1 , Saugus
(85 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Museum, Park

Shawsheen Village Historic District
(added 1979 - Essex County - #79000328)
MA 133 , Andover
(1520 acres, 266 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

South Green Historic District
(added 1980 - Essex County - #80000471)
MA 1A , Ipswich
(220 acres, 18 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Historic Person: Wade,Nathaniel
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Spicket Falls Historic District
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84002435)
Roughly bounded by Spicket River, Railroad, Pelham, Hampshire, Broadway and Osgood Sts. , Methuen
(167 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

State Lunatic Hospital at Danvers
(added 1984 - Essex County - #84002436)
Also known as Danvers State Hospital
450 Maple St. , Danvers
(1780 acres, 29 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bradlee,Nathaniel J.
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Health/Medicine, Agriculture, Social History
Cultural Affiliation: Archaic, Woodland
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital

Tavern Acres Historic District
(added 1995 - Essex County - #95001134)
Bounded by Bradstreet Rd.,Green and Main Sts. and Park Way , North Andover
(90 acres, 35 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wait, Charles, Hubbard, Henry Vincent
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Library, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Library, Park, Single Dwelling

Topsfield Town Common District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #03001488)
N. Common, E. Common, S. Common, W. Common, High St. Ext., Washington, Main, High and Howlett Sts. , Topsfield
(131 acres, 10 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Museum, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Twin Lights Historic District--Cape Ann Light Station
(added 1971 - Essex County - #71000355)
Also known as Thatcher's Island Twin Lights;Cape Anne Light Station
1 mi. E of Rockport on Thatcher's Island , Rockport
(500 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Washington Street Historic District
(added 1985 - Essex County - #85002380)
Also known as Boston Road
Washington, Main, Holton and Sewall Sts. , Peabody
(128 acres, 45 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Federal
Area of Significance: Military, Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Washington Street Shoe District
(added 1976 - Essex County - #76000257)
Washington, Wingate, Emerson Sts. Railroad and Washington Sqs. , Haverhill
(110 acres, 52 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Littlefield,Josiah M.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Wenham Historic District
(added 1973 - Essex County - #73000852)
Also known as See Also:Claflin-Richards House
Both sides of Main St. between Beverly and Hamilton city lines , Wenham
(1900 acres, 88 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival, Colonial
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Military, Transportation, Commerce, Industry, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Plaza, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Plaza, Single Dwelling

West Parish Center District
(added 1982 - Essex County - #82000480)
MA 133 , Andover
(900 acres, 15 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Function: Domestic, Religion

Winter Island Historic District and Archeological District
(added 1994 - Essex County - #94000335)
Also known as See Also:Fort Pickering
Winter Island , Salem
(450 acres, 12 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Historic - Aboriginal, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Prehistoric, Social History, Military
Cultural Affiliation: Native American;European
Period of Significance: 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Coast Guard Facility, Fortification, Institutional Housing, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Park, Single Dwelling, Water-Related




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