National Register of Historic Places listings in Henry County, Illinois

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Location of Henry County in Illinois

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Henry County, Illinois.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Henry County, Illinois, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a Google map.[1]

There are 15 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted September 19, 2014.[2]


Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Andover Chapter House
Andover Chapter House
November 28, 1980
(#80001367)
Locust St., NW.
41°17′39″N 90°17′32″W / 41.294167°N 90.292222°W / 41.294167; -90.292222 (Andover Chapter House)
Andover
2 Annawan Chapter House
Annawan Chapter House
November 28, 1980
(#80001368)
206 S. Depot St.
41°23′52″N 89°57′30″W / 41.397778°N 89.958333°W / 41.397778; -89.958333 (Annawan Chapter House)
Annawan
3 Atkinson Hall
Atkinson Hall
November 28, 2003
(#03001203)
108 W. Main St.
41°26′51″N 90°09′23″W / 41.4475°N 90.156389°W / 41.4475; -90.156389 (Atkinson Hall)
Geneseo
4 Bishop Hill Historic District
Bishop Hill Historic District
April 17, 1970
(#70000244)
Off U.S. Route 34
41°12′07″N 90°07′06″W / 41.201944°N 90.118333°W / 41.201944; -90.118333 (Bishop Hill Historic District)
Bishop Hill
5 Frederick Francis Woodland Palace
Frederick Francis Woodland Palace
April 14, 1975
(#75000662)
2.5 miles northeast of Kewanee on Illinois Route 34
41°16′33″N 89°46′31″W / 41.275833°N 89.775278°W / 41.275833; -89.775278 (Frederick Francis Woodland Palace)
Kewanee
6 Galva Opera House Upload image
February 11, 1982
(#82002538)
334-348 Front St.
41°09′57″N 90°02′32″W / 41.165833°N 90.042222°W / 41.165833; -90.042222 (Galva Opera House)
Galva
7 Henry County Courthouse
Henry County Courthouse
August 20, 2004
(#04000869)
307 W. Center St.
41°18′15″N 90°11′48″W / 41.304167°N 90.196667°W / 41.304167; -90.196667 (Henry County Courthouse)
Cambridge
8 Olof Johnson House Upload image
February 11, 1982
(#82002539)
408 NW. 4th St.
41°10′12″N 90°02′52″W / 41.17°N 90.047778°W / 41.17; -90.047778 (Olof Johnson House)
Galva
9 Kewanee Hotel Upload image
February 1, 2006
(#05001605)
125 N. Chestnut
41°14′44″N 89°55′42″W / 41.245556°N 89.928333°W / 41.245556; -89.928333 (Kewanee Hotel)
Kewanee
10 Kewanee Public Library
Kewanee Public Library
May 31, 2006
(#06000447)
102 S. Tremont
41°14′43″N 89°55′34″W / 41.245278°N 89.926111°W / 41.245278; -89.926111 (Kewanee Public Library)
Kewanee
11 Jenny Lind Chapel
Jenny Lind Chapel
April 1, 1975
(#75000661)
Southwestern corner of the junction of 6th and Oak Sts.
41°17′29″N 90°17′56″W / 41.291389°N 90.298889°W / 41.291389; -90.298889 (Jenny Lind Chapel)
Andover
12 Music Pavilion Upload image
May 22, 2002
(#02000544)
1208 5th St.
41°21′13″N 90°22′51″W / 41.353611°N 90.380833°W / 41.353611; -90.380833 (Music Pavilion)
Orion
13 Ryan Round Barn
Ryan Round Barn
December 31, 1974
(#74000762)
6 miles north of Kewanee
41°19′26″N 89°53′42″W / 41.323889°N 89.895°W / 41.323889; -89.895 (Ryan Round Barn)
Kewanee
14 South Side School
South Side School
May 6, 1975
(#75002142)
209 S. College Ave.
41°27′04″N 90°09′33″W / 41.451111°N 90.159167°W / 41.451111; -90.159167 (South Side School)
Geneseo
15 West Water Tower and Ground Storage Tank Upload image
February 5, 2003
(#02001754)
310 11th Ave.
41°21′12″N 90°22′55″W / 41.353333°N 90.381944°W / 41.353333; -90.381944 (West Water Tower and Ground Storage Tank)
Orion

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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 September 19, 2014.
  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.