National Register of Historic Places listings in Curry County, Oregon

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Location of Curry County in Oregon

This list presents the full set of buildings, structures, objects, sites, or districts designated on the National Register of Historic Places in Curry County, Oregon, and offers brief descriptive information about each of them. The National Register recognizes places of national, state, or local historic significance across the United States.[1] Out of over 88,000 National Register sites nationwide,[2] Oregon is home to over 1,950,[3] and 44 of those are found in Curry County.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted July 18, 2014.[4]

Current listings[edit]

[5] Name on the Register Image Date listed[6] Location City or town Description
1 35-CU-215-High Point Shell Midden Upload image
March 6, 2001
(#01000135)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
2 Arch Rock
Arch Rock
September 10, 1997
(#97001058)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
3 Archeological Site 35CU1 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001043)
Address Restricted
Sixes
4 Archeological Site 35CU13 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001045)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
5 Archeological Site 35CU14 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001046)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
6 Archeological Site 35CU142 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001050)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
7 Archeological Site 35CU153 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001049)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
8 Archeological Site 35CU16 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001048)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
9 Archeological Site 35CU31 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001055)
Address Restricted
Pistol River
10 Archeological Site 35CU69 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001066)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
11 Archeological Site 35CU79 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001070)
Address Restricted
Brookings
12 Archeological Site 35CU80 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001069)
Address Restricted
Brookings
13 Archeological Site 35CU83 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001042)
Address Restricted
Sixes
14 Blacklock Point Lithic Site Upload image
August 5, 1994
(#94000805)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
15 Blacklock Point Shell Midden Upload image
August 5, 1994
(#94000804)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
16 Cape Blanco Lighthouse
Cape Blanco Lighthouse
April 21, 1993
(#73002339)
Westernmost part of Cape Blanco, W of Sixes
42°50′14″N 124°33′44″W / 42.837222°N 124.562222°W / 42.837222; -124.562222 (Cape Blanco Lighthouse)
Sixes
17 Cape Blanco Lithic Site Upload image
June 4, 1992
(#92000667)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
18 Central Building
Central Building
April 1, 1980
(#80003309)
703 Chetco Ave.
42°03′06″N 124°16′55″W / 42.051667°N 124.281944°W / 42.051667; -124.281944 (Central Building)
Brookings Built in 1915 by the C&O Lumber Company, the Central Building served as administration building for the Brookings Land & Townsite Co. in the mill town of Brookings.
19 Eagle Rock Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001054)
Address Restricted
Pistol River
20 Gold Beach Ranger Station
Gold Beach Ranger Station
April 8, 1986
(#86000818)
29279 Ellensburg Avenue
42°24′07″N 124°25′08″W / 42.401944°N 124.418889°W / 42.401944; -124.418889 (Gold Beach Ranger Station)
Gold Beach The Cascadian Rustic buildings of the Gold Beach Ranger Station were built in 1936 by a Civilian Conservation Corps crew from Gasquet, California.
21 Harris Park Mound Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001068)
Address Restricted
Brookings
22 Patrick Hughes House
Patrick Hughes House
November 28, 1980
(#80003310)
Cape Blanco State Park
42°50′33″N 124°32′13″W / 42.8425°N 124.536944°W / 42.8425; -124.536944 (Patrick Hughes House)
Sixes The Hughes House, which combines elements of the Queen Anne and Stick-Eastlake architectural styles, was designed by P.J. Lindberg and built in 1898.
23 MARY D. HUME
MARY D. HUME
August 1, 1979
(#79002052)
Port of Gold Beach
42°25′18″N 124°25′06″W / 42.421667°N 124.418333°W / 42.421667; -124.418333 (MARY D. HUME)
Gold Beach Steamer built in 1880 in Gold Beach, wrecked at Gold Beach
24 Indian Sands Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001061)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
25 Indian Sands Upload image
June 4, 1992
(#92000668)
Address Restricted
Brookings
26 Khustenete-Hustenate-Xusteneten Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001057)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
27 Little Ridge-Cape Sebastian (35CU77) Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001051)
Address Restricted
Pistol River
28 Little Ridge-Cape Sebastian (35CU78) Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001052)
Address Restricted
Pistol River
29 Lone Ranch Creek Mound Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001067)
Address Restricted
Brookings
30 Miller Creek Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001059)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville Also known as the Miller Shell Midden.
31 Newburgh Lithic Site (35CU209) Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001041)
Address Restricted
Sixes
32 Pistol River Site-Chetlessentan-Chetleshin-Chet-less-chun-dunn
Pistol River Site-Chetlessentan-Chetleshin-Chet-less-chun-dunn
September 10, 1997
(#97001053)
Atop bluffs immediately north of the mouth of the Pistol River[7]:322
42°16′52″N 124°24′05″W / 42.281111°N 124.401389°W / 42.281111; -124.401389 (Pistol River Site-Chetlessentan-Chetleshin-Chet-less-chun-dunn)
Pistol River
33 Port Orford Coast Guard Station
Port Orford Coast Guard Station
May 29, 1998
(#98000606)
92331 Coast Guard Hill Rd.
42°44′23″N 124°30′33″W / 42.739722°N 124.509167°W / 42.739722; -124.509167 (Port Orford Coast Guard Station)
Port Orford Motor lifeboat 36498 at Port Orford Coast Guard Station
34 Port Orford Site Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001044)
Address Restricted
Port Orford
35 Rogue River Bridge No. 01172
Rogue River Bridge No. 01172
August 5, 2005
(#05000814)
OR Coast 9, US 101, MP 327.70
42°25′39″N 124°24′44″W / 42.4275°N 124.412222°W / 42.4275; -124.412222 (Rogue River Bridge No. 01172)
Gold Beach Also known as the Isaac Lee Patterson Bridge.
36 Rogue River Ranch
Rogue River Ranch
December 29, 1975
(#75001581)
E of Agness near confluence of Mule Creek and Rogue River
42°43′06″N 123°52′53″W / 42.718333°N 123.881389°W / 42.718333; -123.881389 (Rogue River Ranch)
Agness
37 Sheep Trail Shell Midden (35CU32) Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001056)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
38 Sixes Hotel
Sixes Hotel
October 22, 1992
(#92001325)
93316 Sixes River Rd.
42°49′03″N 124°28′45″W / 42.8175°N 124.479167°W / 42.8175; -124.479167 (Sixes Hotel)
Sixes
39 Thunder Rock Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001060)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
40 Whale Head
Whale Head
September 10, 1997
(#97001062)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
41 Whaleshead Lithic Site (35CU207) Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001064)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
42 Whaleshead South Midden (35CU208) Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001063)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
43 Whaleshead Trail Viewpoint (35CU36)
Whaleshead Trail Viewpoint (35CU36)
September 10, 1997
(#97001065)
Address Restricted
Carpenterville
44 Wheeler Ridge Japanese Bombing Site
Wheeler Ridge Japanese Bombing Site
July 6, 2006
(#06000589)
Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
42°04′42″N 124°06′40″W / 42.078333°N 124.111111°W / 42.078333; -124.111111 (Wheeler Ridge Japanese Bombing Site)
Brookings Site of first bombing in the United States by airplane

Former listings[edit]

[5] Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Archeological Site 35CU156 Upload image
September 10, 1997
(#97001047)
April 29, 2010
Address Restricted
Port Orford

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Andrus, Patrick W.; Shrimpton, Rebecca H.; et al. (2002), How to Apply the National Register Criteria for Evaluation, National Register Bulletin (15), National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, retrieved June 20, 2014 .
  2. ^ National Park Service, "National Register of Historic Places Program: Research", National Register of Historic Places, retrieved February 19, 2013 .
  3. ^ Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, Oregon Historic Sites Database (online database), retrieved July 26, 2014 . Note that a simple query for National Register listings in this database returns a slightly higher number of records than actual listings, due to duplicate records. A close reading of the actual query results is necessary to arrive at the precise count.
  4. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on July 18, 2014.
  5. ^ a b 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.
  6. ^ 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.
  7. ^ Moss, Madonna L., and George B. Wasson, Jr. "Intimate Relations with the past: The Story of an Athapaskan Village on the Southern Northwest Coast of North America". World Archaeology 29.3 (1998): 317-332.

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