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MAINE - Penobscot County - Historic Districts

Bangor Theological Seminary Historic District
(added 1977 - Penobscot County - #77000080)
Union St. , Bangor
(75 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing, Religious Structure, Sport Facility
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing, Religious Structure, Sport Facility

Bodwell Water Power Company Plant
(added 1988 - Penobscot County - #88001842)
Also known as Bodwell Power Plant;Bangor Hydro-electric Milford Plant;Milf
E side of Penobscot River at Bridge St. , Milford
(108 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson,Wallace Clyde
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Bradford Farm Historic District
(added 2003 - Penobscot County - #03000294)
100 Main St. , Patten
(163 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Horticulture Facility, Hotel, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Broadway Historic District
(added 1973 - Penobscot County - #73000244)
Bounded by Garland, Essex, State, Park and Center Sts. , Bangor
(500 acres, 19 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Other, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Corinth Village
(added 1973 - Penobscot County - #73000135)
Also known as Skinner Settlement;West Corinth
3.5 mi. W of East Corinth , East Corinth
(2250 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Department Store, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Department Store, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Great Fire of 1911 Historic District
(added 1984 - Penobscot County - #84001479)
Harlow, Center, Park, State, York, and Central Sts. , Bangor
(240 acres, 40 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, Park
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Park

Katahdin Lake Wilderness Camps
(added 2004 - Penobscot County - #04000693)
Also known as Cobbs Camp
South Shore of Katahdin Lake , T3R8 WELS
(310 acres, 21 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Mount Hope Cemetery District
(added 1974 - Penobscot County - #74000187)
U.S. 2 , Bangor
(3000 acres, 2 buildings, 2 structures, 6 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mansur,Wilfred E., Bryant,Charles G.
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Park
Current Function: Funerary, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Park

Orono Main Street Historic District
(added 1977 - Penobscot County - #77000082)
Main St. from Maplewood Ave. to Pine St. , Orono
(260 acres, 27 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Crowell,Charles Parker, Hodgins,Victor
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

University of Maine Historic District Boundary Increase
(added 2010 - Penobscot County - #10000228)
Also known as University of Maine at Orono District
Roughly bounded by the Mall, College Ave, lower Munson and Long Rds , Orono
(568 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Crowell, C. Parker, et al.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

University of Maine at Orono Historic District
(added 1978 - Penobscot County - #78000194)
Munson, Sebec, and Schoodic Rds. , Orono
(150 acres, 10 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing, Research Facility
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing

West Market Square Historic District
(added 1979 - Penobscot County - #79000161)
W. Market Sq. , Bangor
(12 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Deane,Benjamin S., Newman,Frank E.
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Whitney Park Historic District
(added 1988 - Penobscot County - #88001844)
Roughly bounded by 8th, Union, Pond and Hayford Sts. , Bangor
(180 acres, 43 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Zions Hill
(added 1989 - Penobscot County - #89001705)
Also known as Ralph Owen Brewster House
37 Zions Hill , Dexter
(22 acres, 1 building, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stevens & Stevens
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel




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