National Register of Historic Places listings in Calloway County, Kentucky

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Location of Calloway County in Kentucky

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Calloway County, Kentucky. It is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Calloway County, Kentucky, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a Google map.[1]

There are 16 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted May 1, 2015.[2]


Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Archeological Site 15CW64 Upload image
July 11, 1985
(#85001506)
Ridgeline ¼ mile southeast of Backusburg, along the Clarks River[5]
36°42′09″N 88°27′39″W / 36.702500°N 88.460833°W / 36.702500; -88.460833 (Archeological Site 15CW64)
Backusburg Also known as the "Backusburg Mounds"[6]
2 Calloway County Courthouse
Calloway County Courthouse
February 19, 1986
(#86000287)
Town Sq.
36°36′37″N 88°18′08″W / 36.610278°N 88.302222°W / 36.610278; -88.302222 (Calloway County Courthouse)
Murray
3 Confederate Monument in Murray
Confederate Monument in Murray
July 17, 1997
(#97000711)
Junction of KY 94 and KY 121
36°36′36″N 88°18′18″W / 36.61°N 88.305°W / 36.61; -88.305 (Confederate Monument in Murray)
Murray
4 Edwin S. Diuguid House
Edwin S. Diuguid House
May 17, 1976
(#76000855)
601 W. Main St.
36°36′38″N 88°18′15″W / 36.610556°N 88.304167°W / 36.610556; -88.304167 (Edwin S. Diuguid House)
Murray
5 First Baptist Church
First Baptist Church
February 19, 1986
(#86000289)
203 S. 4th St.
36°36′33″N 88°18′05″W / 36.609167°N 88.301389°W / 36.609167; -88.301389 (First Baptist Church)
Murray
6 First Christian Church
First Christian Church
February 19, 1986
(#86000292)
111 N. 5th St.
36°36′41″N 88°18′11″W / 36.611389°N 88.303056°W / 36.611389; -88.303056 (First Christian Church)
Murray
7 Fort Heiman Site Upload image
December 12, 1976
(#76000856)
1.6 miles southeast of New Concord off Fort Heiman Rd.
36°30′00″N 88°03′23″W / 36.5°N 88.056389°W / 36.5; -88.056389 (Fort Heiman Site)
New Concord
8 Will Linn House
Will Linn House
December 4, 1980
(#80001491)
103 N. 6th St.
36°36′40″N 88°18′17″W / 36.611111°N 88.304722°W / 36.611111; -88.304722 (Will Linn House)
Murray
9 Main Street Historic District
Main Street Historic District
February 19, 1986
(#86000294)
700 and 800 blocks of W. Main St.
36°36′37″N 88°18′21″W / 36.610278°N 88.305833°W / 36.610278; -88.305833 (Main Street Historic District)
Murray
10 Murray Commercial Historic District
Murray Commercial Historic District
June 24, 2003
(#02001464)
Roughly bounded by Walnut St., L.P. Miller St., Poplar St. and 6th St.
36°36′37″N 88°18′10″W / 36.610278°N 88.302778°W / 36.610278; -88.302778 (Murray Commercial Historic District)
Murray
11 Murray State University Historic Buildings
Murray State University Historic Buildings
August 3, 1978
(#78001307)
15th, 16th, and Main Sts., including the Murray State University campus
36°36′40″N 88°19′23″W / 36.611111°N 88.323056°W / 36.611111; -88.323056 (Murray State University Historic Buildings)
Murray "Including the MSU campus" represents a boundary increase of May 26, 1983, the Main Library addition
12 The Murray Woman's Club Clubhouse
The Murray Woman's Club Clubhouse
November 10, 2011
(#11000792)
704 Vine St.
36°36′21″N 88°18′21″W / 36.605833°N 88.305833°W / 36.605833; -88.305833 (The Murray Woman's Club Clubhouse)
Murray
13 National Hotel
National Hotel
February 19, 1986
(#86000298)
N. 6th and Main Sts.
36°36′38″N 88°18′14″W / 36.610556°N 88.303889°W / 36.610556; -88.303889 (National Hotel)
Murray
14 Old Normal School Building
Old Normal School Building
June 11, 1975
(#75000740)
Murray State University campus
36°36′39″N 88°19′25″W / 36.610833°N 88.323611°W / 36.610833; -88.323611 (Old Normal School Building)
Murray
15 Seclusaval Upload image
June 10, 1975
(#75000741)
8 miles east of Murray on KY 614
36°34′39″N 88°09′17″W / 36.5775°N 88.154722°W / 36.5775; -88.154722 (Seclusaval)
Murray
16 US Post Office-Murray
US Post Office-Murray
February 19, 1986
(#86000296)
Maple and S. 4th St.
36°36′35″N 88°18′06″W / 36.609722°N 88.301667°W / 36.609722; -88.301667 (US Post Office-Murray)
Murray

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References[edit]

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on May 1, 2015.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  5. ^ Funkhouser, W.D., and W.S. Webb. "Archaeological Survey of Kentucky". University of Kentucky Reports in Anthropology 7.5 (1950): 62/65.
  6. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.