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Acushnet Heights Historic District
(added 1989 - Bristol County - #89002035)
Also known as See Also:Union Street Carbarn, Repair Shop;Dawson Building;S
Roughly bounded by Summer, Weld, Purchase, Pope, County, and Robeson , New Bedford
(200 acres, 429 buildings, 1 structure, 13 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, European, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Assonet Historic District
(added 1999 - Bristol County - #99001116)
Roughly bounded by MA 24, a private Ln., Conrail RR Tracks, and High St. , Freetown
(1900 acres, 120 buildings, 39 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pierce, Ebenezer, Marble, Charles C.
Architectural Style: Georgian, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Politics/Government, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, City Hall, Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Landscape, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, City Hall, College, Parking Lot, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling

Attleborough Falls Historic District
(added 2004 - Bristol County - #03001372)
Mt. Hope St., just W of Reservoir St. to the 10 Mile River, Towne St. from Mt. Hope St. to the 10 Mile river , North Attleborough
(420 acres, 62 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Italianate, Bungalow/Craftsman
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
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, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Barneyville Historic District
(added 1990 - Bristol County - #90000052)
Old Providence and Barneyville Rds. , Swansea
(270 acres, 11 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Bay Road
(added 1972 - Bristol County - #72000118)
Also known as Post Road;Road from Taunton to Boston
416-535 Bay Rd. (Foundry St. to the Norton town line) , Easton
(1300 acres, 1 structure, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Road-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Road-Related

Blackinton Houses and Park
(added 1979 - Bristol County - #79000326)
Also known as Blackintonville
N. Main St. , Attleboro
(55 acres, 6 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Blackinton,Willard
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Blackinton,Col. Willard
Significant Year: 1849, 1937
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Park, Single Dwelling

Borderland Historic District
(added 1997 - Bristol County - #97000497)
Also known as Borderland State Park
Address Restricted , Sharon
(12700 acres, 5 buildings, 12 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ames, Oakes, Ames, Blanche Ames
Architectural Style: Georgian, Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Ames, Blanche Ames, et al.
Significant Year: 1786, 1810, 1910
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Historic - Aboriginal, Architecture, Art, Commerce, Engineering, Industry, Invention, Landscape Architecture, Science
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , State
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Cemetery, Outdoor Recreation, Research Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Bristol County Courthouse Complex
(added 1978 - Bristol County - #78000427)
9, 11, 15 Court St. , Taunton
(13 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Marble,Albion, Cooper,Frank Irving
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Romanesque, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Buttonwood Park Historic District
(added 2000 - Bristol County - #00000915)
Kempton St., Rockdale Ave., Hawthorne St. and Brownell Ave. , New Bedford
(1130 acres, 250 buildings, 19 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Single Dwelling

Carpenter Homestead
(added 1993 - Bristol County - #93000902)
Also known as Osamequin Farm
80 Walnut St., Seekonk/Rehoboth , Seekonk
(1660 acres, 4 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cull, E.E., Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Georgian, Colonial
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Forest, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Forest, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure

Central New Bedford Historic District
(added 1980 - Bristol County - #80000430)
Roughly bounded by Acushnet Ave., School, Middle and 6th Sts. , New Bedford
(293 acres, 79 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Peaboby & Sterns
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Classical Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall

Church Green
(added 1977 - Bristol County - #77000168)
Also known as Meetinghouse Common
U.S. 44 and MA 140 , Taunton
(160 acres, 18 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Late Victorian, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Art, Education, Architecture, Religion
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, Government, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, City Hall, Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, City Hall, Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Colony Historic District
(added 1990 - Bristol County - #90000079)
Gardner's Neck and Mattapoisett Rds. at Mt. Hope Bay , Swansea
(43 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Marvell,Edward I.
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Commonwealth Avenue Historic District
(added 2003 - Bristol County - #03001261)
Commonwealth Ave., N side from Stanley St. to beyond Robinson St. , North Attleborough
(125 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wheeler, E.R., Field, Frank E.
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Industry, 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, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Coram Shipyard Historic District
(added 1998 - Bristol County - #97000625)
2120, 2125, and 2130 Water St. , Dighton
(21 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Colonial
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Maritime History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Social, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Single Dwelling, Water-Related

Corky Row Historic District
(added 1983 - Bristol County - #83000656)
Roughly bounded by Plymouth Ave. I195 and 2nd St. , Fall River
(962 acres, 337 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: European, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cottage--Freeman Historic District
(added 2003 - Bristol County - #03001263)
Cottage St. Freeman St., from Commonwealth Ave. to Ten Mile River and Park Ln. , North Attleborough
(110 acres, 39 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

County Street Historic District
(added 1976 - Bristol County - #76000229)
Also known as See Also: Willia J. Rotch Gothic Cottage NHL
Roughly bounded by Acushnet, Page, Middle, and Bedford Sts. (both sides) , New Bedford
(1000 acres, 853 buildings, 70 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davis, Alexander Jackson, Warren, Russell; Smith, Nathaniel C.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Gothic Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Conservation, Maritime History, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Museum, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Dighton Wharves Historic District
(added 1997 - Bristol County - #97000725)
2298--2328 Pleasant St. , Dighton
(55 acres, 12 buildings, 3 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Maritime History, Commerce, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Customhouse, Hotel, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Downtown Fall River Historic District
(added 1983 - Bristol County - #83000662)
N. and S. Main, Bedford, Granite, Bank, Franklin, and Elm Sts. , Fall River
(78 acres, 26 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Customhouse, Financial Institution, Library
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Education, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Customhouse, Financial Institution, Library

East Freetown Historic District
(added 1999 - Bristol County - #99001115)
Roughly along Howland, Gurney, Washburn County Rds. , Freetown
(940 acres, 47 buildings, 13 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Abial S. Ashley, Clothier Franklin Edminster
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Library, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling

Fort Taber District
(added 1973 - Bristol County - #73001954)
Also known as Fort at Clark's Point;See also Lighthouses of Massachusetts
Wharf Rd. within Fort Rodman Military Reservation , New Bedford
(109 acres, 1 building, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Fortification
Current Function: Work In Progress

Furnace Village Historic District
(added 1983 - Bristol County - #83003938)
MA 106/123 , Easton
(1310 acres, 65 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Historic - Aboriginal, Health/Medicine, Industry, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Middle Archaic, Colonial
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

H.H. Richardson Historic District of North Easton
(added 1987 - Bristol County - #87002598)
Also known as See Also:North Easton Historic District,North Easton Railroa
Main St., Elm St., & railway right-of-way off Oliver St. , North Easton
(58 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick Law, Richardson,H.H.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Library, Park, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Landscape, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Park, Single Dwelling

Head of the River Historic District
(added 2009 - Bristol County - #09000965)
2-28 Main St., Acushnet; 2-28 Mill Rd., 2-13 Tarkiln Hill Rd. , New Bedford
(165 acres, 37 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Hebronville Mill Historic District
(added 1984 - Bristol County - #84002126)
Knight Ave., Read and Phillip Sts. , Attleboro
(105 acres, 36 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

High, Church and Gould Streets Historic District
(added 1999 - Bristol County - #99001305)
56-60--122 High St., 29--117 Church St., and 9--17 Gould St. , North Attleborough
(200 acres, 78 buildings, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Angell & Swift, Harkness, Albert
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Parking Lot, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Highlands Historic District
(added 1983 - Bristol County - #83000677)
Also known as Rodman Farm
Roughly bounded by June, Cherry, and Weetamae Sts., Lincoln,Highland, President, N. Main, and Hood Aves. , Fall River
(1452 acres, 322 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hixville Village Historic District
(added 1991 - Bristol County - #91000698)
Jct. of Old Fall River, Hixville and N. Hixville Rds. , Dartmouth
(32 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Hotel, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Holmes School Historic District
(added 2001 - Bristol County - #01000499)
Also known as Number Two School
Hoppin Hill Ave. at Holmes Rd. , North Attleborough
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hopewell Mills District
(added 1984 - Bristol County - #84002133)
Bay St. and Albro Ave. , Taunton
(120 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic

Hortonville Historic District
(added 1990 - Bristol County - #90000051)
Locust St. from Oak St. to Hortonville Rd. , Swansea
(1220 acres, 23 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1750 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Processing, School, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Social
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Meeting Hall, School, Single Dwelling

Howland Mill Village Historic District
(added 1996 - Bristol County - #96000609)
Roughly bounded by Bolton, Winsper, Hemlock Sts., and Rockdale Ave. , New Bedford
(99 acres, 68 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wheelwright and Haven
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Lower Highlands Historic District
(added 1984 - Bristol County - #84002171)
Also known as See Also: Cataract Engine Company No. 3;Church of the Ascens
Roughly bounded by Cherry, Main, Winter, and Bank Sts. , Fall River
(212 acres, 121 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
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

Luther's Corner
(added 1990 - Bristol County - #90000054)
Also known as See Also:Luther Store
Old Warren and Pierce Rds. , Swansea
(15 acres, 3 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling

Merrill's Wharf Historic District
(added 1977 - Bristol County - #77000167)
MacArthur Dr. , New Bedford
(9 acres, 1 building, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Merrill,Capt. Edward
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water Works, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Moreland Terrace Historic District
(added 1996 - Bristol County - #96000610)
Roughly bounded by Moreland Terrace, Ash, Bedford, and Page Sts. , New Bedford
(0 acres, 50 buildings, 2 structures, 4 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Single Dwelling

New Bedford Gas and Edison Light Complex
(added 2002 - Bristol County - #02000633)
180 MacAuthur Dr. , New Bedford
(58 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Durfee, William and Sons, Stone and Webster
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Moderne
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

New Bedford Historic District
(added 1966 - Bristol County - #66000773)
Also known as see also: New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
Bounded by Front St. on E, Elm St. on N, Acushnet Ave. on W, and Commercial St. on S , New Bedford
(196 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

North Attleborough Town Center Historic District
(added 1985 - Bristol County - #85003168)
Also known as Downtown North Attleborough
Roughly N. and S. Washington St. between Fisher and Bank Sts. , North Attleborough
(260 acres, 31 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

North Bedford Historic District
(added 1979 - Bristol County - #00000899)
Roughly bounded by Summer, Park, Pleasant and Kempton Sts. , New Bedford
(600 acres, 400 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

North Easton Historic District
(added 1972 - Bristol County - #72000119)
Also known as See Also:North Easton Railroad Station,H.H. Richardson Histo
Section of town N of and including both sides of Main-Lincoln St. , Easton
(5000 acres, 160 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick Law, Richardson,Henry Hobson
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Park, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling

Norton Center Historic District
(added 1977 - Bristol County - #77000170)
MA 123 , Norton
(500 acres, 60 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Government, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, College, Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Government, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: City Hall, College, Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Old Bay Road
(added 1974 - Bristol County - #74000362)
Also known as The Post Road;The King's Highway
From Easton Town Line to Taunton Town Line , Norton
(150 acres, 1 structure, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Military, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Monument/Marker, Road-Related
Current Function: Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Monument/Marker, Road-Related

Old Town Historic District
(added 1991 - Bristol County - #91000599)
SE of jct. of I-295 and Washington St. , North Attleborough
(1000 acres, 47 buildings, 5 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walker,Ezra
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Padanaram Village Historic District
(added 1985 - Bristol County - #85002010)
Also known as Padanaram Village
Elm, Water, Middle, High, Pleasant, Prospect, Hill, School, Fremont, and Bridge Sts. , Dartmouth
(1500 acres, 166 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Industry, Architecture, Commerce, Maritime History, Social History, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: American,urban
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Queguechan Valley Mills Historic District
(added 1983 - Bristol County - #83000709)
Queguechan, Jefferson, and Stevens Sts. between I-195 and Denver St. , Fall River
(97 acres, 31 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sears,Chauncey H.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
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: Unknown

Rehoboth Village Historic District
(added 1983 - Bristol County - #83000707)
Bay State Rd. and Locust Ave. , Rehoboth
(120 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1700
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Russells Mills Village Historic District
(added 1985 - Bristol County - #85002011)
Also known as Russells Mills Village
Russells Mills, Rock O' Dundee, Slades Corner, Horseneck and Fisher Rds. , Dartmouth
(740 acres, 37 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Russell,Joseph,et al.
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement, Industry, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Prehistoric, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: American,urban
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

South Washington Street Historic District
(added 1995 - Bristol County - #95001173)
145--327 S. Washington St. and 1--6 Hunting St. , North Attleborough
(460 acres, 59 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Walker, William, and Son
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Georgian, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Swansea Village Historic District
(added 1990 - Bristol County - #90000053)
Roughly Main St. from Gardners Neck Rd. to Stephens Rd., and Ledge Rd. , Swansea
(290 acres, 72 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Italianate, Federal
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Library, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Library, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Taunton Green Historic District
(added 1985 - Bristol County - #85000547)
Broadway, Taunton Green, Main and Court Sts. , Taunton
(50 acres, 22 buildings, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, Plaza
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Plaza

Taunton State Hospital
(added 1994 - Bristol County - #93001484)
Also known as Taunton Lunatic Asylum
W bank of the Mill R. at Danforth St. , Taunton
(1250 acres, 38 buildings, 8 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Hospital, Institutional Housing, Storage
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital

Towne Street Historic District
(added 2003 - Bristol County - #03001210)
Towne St., E of Jackson St. , North Attleborough
(59 acres, 7 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Tucker Farm Historic District
(added 1988 - Bristol County - #88000705)
Also known as Gidley Farm
1178 Tucker Rd. , Dartmouth
(570 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling

Wamsutta Mills
(added 2008 - Bristol County - #08000794)
Acushnet Ave., Logan, Wamsutta and N. Front St. , New Bedford
(193 acres, 10 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bennett, Thomas Jr., Kilburn, Edward
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Invention, Industry, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 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, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Westport Point Historic District
(added 1992 - Bristol County - #92000815)
Roughly, Main St. from Charles St. to W. Branch, Westport R., including Cape Bial and Valentine Lns. , Westport
(860 acres, 173 buildings, 5 structures, 53 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Whitman Mills
(added 2003 - Bristol County - #03000844)
1, 90 and E side Riverside Ave., S side, N side and rear 1 Coffin Ave., 10 Manomet St., , New Beford
(159 acres, 11 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Makepeace, Charles
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Woodcock--Hatch--Maxcy House Historic District
(added 1990 - Bristol County - #90001081)
Also known as Woodcock Garrison House Historic District
362 N. Washington St. , North Attleborough
(21 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dagget,John
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Post Office, Restaurant, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Funerary, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Museum




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