Atlantic Heights Development

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Atlantic Heights Development
PortsmouthNH AtlanticHeights 3.jpg
Location Concord, Crescent, Falkland, Kearsarge, Porpoise, Preble, Raleigh and Saratoga Ways, Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Area 80 acres (32 ha)
Built 1918
Architect Kilham & Hopkins
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body State
NRHP Reference # 06000869[1]
Added to NRHP September 20, 2006

Coordinates: 43°5′31″N 70°46′20″W / 43.09194°N 70.77222°W / 43.09194; -70.77222 The Atlantic Heights Development in Portsmouth, New Hampshire was started in 1918. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) in 2006 for its significance in architecture and in community planning. It was designed by architects Kilham & Hopkins. The NRHP listing included 120 contributing buildings on 80 acres (32 ha).[1][2]

The neighborhood was built during 1918-1920 as support for World War I shipyard workers at the nearby Atlantic Corporation.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b Lisa Mausolf (April 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Atlantic Heights Development". National Park Service.  and accompanying photos