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Beechnut Hut Historic District
(added 2003 - Knox County - #03000617)
316 Beech Hill Rd. , Rockport
(118 acres, 1 building, 1 structure, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Heistad, Hans O.
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Heistad, Hans O.
Significant Year: 1913
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Camden Great Fire Historic District
(added 2007 - Knox County - #06001221)
Elm and Main Sts. , Camden
(23 acres, 21 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Second Empire, Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Social History, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Department Store, Organizational, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Financial Institution, Music Facility, Specialty Store

Chestnut Street Historic District
(added 1991 - Knox County - #91000325)
Also known as See Also:US Post Office--Camden Main
Chestnut St. from Elm to Beacon Ave. including parts of Penobscot, Pleasant and Wood Sts., and Dillingham Pt. , Camden
(600 acres, 83 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ritterbush,S. G., Brown, Cyrus P.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Education, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Common, The
(added 2007 - Knox County - #07001151)
Also known as Town Common
Between Common & Burkett Rds. , Union
(30 acres, 1 structure, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Plaza, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Plaza, Street Furniture/Object

Duck Harbor Prehistoric District
(added 1977 - Knox County - #77001653)
Address Restricted , Isle au Haut
(0 acres)

Gaunt Neck Site Complex
(added 2005 - Knox County - #05001467)
Also known as Maine Archaeological Survey sites 17.168 and 17.169
Address Restricted , Cushing
(31 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Processing Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Heron Neck Light Station
(added 1988 - Knox County - #87002266)
Heron Neck, Greens Island , Vinalhaven
(78 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

High Street Historic District
(added 1989 - Knox County - #88001843)
Also known as See Also:Norumbega;Norumbega Carriage House
Roughly High St. between Main St. and Sherman Point Rd. , Camden
(650 acres, 58 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Hooper,Parker Morse
Architectural Style: Federal, Shingle Style, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Education, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Hotel, Library, Single Dwelling, Theater
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Garden, Hotel, Library, Single Dwelling, Theater

High Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1999 - Knox County - #99001186)
Jct. of Main St. and Atlantic Ave. , Camden
( acres)
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Indian Island Light Station
(added 1988 - Knox County - #87002539)
Indian Island, Rockport Harbor , Rockport
(45 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Isle Au Haut Light Station
(added 1988 - Knox County - #87002265)
Robinson Point , Isle Au Haut
(20 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Water-Related

Main Street Historic District
(added 1978 - Knox County - #78000182)
Main St. from Limerock to Winter Sts. , Rockland
(25 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Business, Hotel, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Hotel, Specialty Store

Manana Island Fog Signal Station
(added 2002 - Knox County - #02001412)
Monhegan Island , Monhegan Island
(9 acres, 2 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Lighthouse Board
Area of Significance: Maritime History, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Marshall Point Light Station
(added 1988 - Knox County - #87002262)
Marshall Point, Port Clyde Harbor , Port Clyde
(50 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 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

Matinicus Rock Light Station
(added 1988 - Knox County - #88000149)
Matinicus Rock , Matinicus Island
(250 acres, 2 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Parris,Alexander, US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Mequnticook Golf Club
(added 1993 - Knox County - #93000636)
212 Calderwood Ln. , Rockport
(661 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Taylor, Albert, Manning, Warren et al.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Sport Facility

Rockland Residential Historic District
(added 1987 - Knox County - #86003513)
Also known as See Also:Rockland Public Library;Knox County Courthouse
Roughly bounded by Granite, Union, Masonic, Broad, Limerock, and Broadway Sts. , Rockland
(540 acres, 142 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Bryant & Rogers
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rockland Turntable and Engine House
(added 1993 - Knox County - #90001953)
Park St. W of Rockland RR Station , Rockland
(20 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Rockport Historic District
(added 1976 - Knox County - #76000099)
Irregular pattern along Pascal Ave. from Russell, Union, and Winter Sts. on N to School St. on S. , Rockport
(700 acres, 119 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Rockport Historic Kiln Area
(added 1970 - Knox County - #70000090)
Also known as Rockland-Rockport Lime Company, & Merriam & Shepherd Lime Co
On W side of mouth of Goose River at confluence with Rockport Harbor , Rockport
(700 acres, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Park

Thomaston Historic District
(added 1974 - Knox County - #74000176)
Runs through Blue Star Memorial Hwy. between Wadsworth St. and ME 131 , Thomaston
(1250 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Other, Italianate
Historic Person: Knox,Henry
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Extractive Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Whitehead Lifesaving Station
(added 1988 - Knox County - #88001839)
S side Whitehead Island , Sprucehead
(40 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mendelheff,Victor, Chandler,Francis W.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Architecture, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Whitehead Light Station
(added 1988 - Knox County - #88000154)
E side of Whitehead Island , Tenants Harbor
(111 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related




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