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TENNESSEE - Polk County - Historic Districts

Burra Burra Mine Historic District
(added 1983 - Polk County - #83003059)
TN 68 and Burra St. , Ducktown
(143 acres, 10 buildings, 3 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Conservation, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Buzzard's Roost Historic District
(added 1992 - Polk County - #92000451)
301--400 College, 420--430 Ell and 129--186 Main Sts., 400--415 School House Rd. and 211 and 215 TN 68 , Ducktown
(260 acres, 57 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tennessee Copper Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Copperhill Historic District
(added 1992 - Polk County - #92000449)
Roughly bounded by Hill, Prospect, Main and Riverview Sts. , Copperhill
(138 acres, 74 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Ducktown Historic District
(added 1992 - Polk County - #92000450)
Roughly bounded by TN 68 and alley 2 blocks NW of Main St. , Ducktown
(210 acres, 67 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Hospital, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Department Store, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Isabella Managers' Row
(added 1992 - Polk County - #92000448)
Ducktown--Isabella Rd. N of US 64 , Isabella
(25 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ducktown Sulphur,Copper and Iron Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
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

Isabella Mine Historic District
(added 1992 - Polk County - #92001657)
Along the Ducktown--Isabella Rd., W side , Isabella
(700 acres, 12 buildings, 9 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ducktown Sulphur,Copper & Iron Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Knoxville Southern Railroad Historic District
(added 2007 - Polk County - #07000187)
Former Knoxville Souther Railroad from near Reliance to near Farner , Reliance
(5053 acres, 1 building, 13 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Aber, T.A.
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Rail-Related
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility, Rail-Related

Newtown Historic District
(added 1992 - Polk County - #92000452)
510--521 First, 538--730 Second and 580--730 Third Sts. , Copperhill
(180 acres, 54 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tennessee Copper Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Ocoee No. 1 Hydroelectric Station
(added 1990 - Polk County - #90001003)
Also known as Parksville Dam
Jct. of US 64 and Ocoee R. , Parksville
(60 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: White,J.G.,Engineering Co., Creager,W.P.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Engineering, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Reliance Historic District
(added 1986 - Polk County - #86000350)
Roughly bounded by New Reliance and Power House Rds., TN 30, and the Hiwassee River , Reliance
(460 acres, 7 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Vaugn,Joseph D.,et al.
Significant Year: 1888, 1936
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Road-Related, Single Dwelling




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