National Register of Historic Places listings in central Puerto Rico

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This portion of National Register of Historic Places listings in Puerto Rico is along the central mountain region, from Lares in the central-west to Gurabo in the central-east, including the slopes of the Cordillera.

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Names of places given are as appear in the National Register, reflecting name as given in NRHP application at the date of listing. Note, the National Register name system does not accommodate Spanish á, ñ and other letters.

Central[edit]

Aguas Buenas[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Parque de Bombas Maximiliano Merced Upload image
November 14, 2012
(#12000934)
42 Munoz Rivera Street
Aguas Buenas

Aibonito[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Church San José of Aibonito Upload image
December 10, 1984
(#84000451)
Emeterio Betances Street
18°08′30″N 66°15′59″W / 18.141667°N 66.266389°W / 18.141667; -66.266389 (Church San José of Aibonito)
Aibonito Pueblo
2 Villa Julita Upload image
December 19, 1996
(#86003491)
401 San José Avenue
18°08′27″N 66°15′31″W / 18.140972°N 66.258611°W / 18.140972; -66.258611 (Villa Julita)
Aibonito Pueblo

Barranquitas[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Palo Hincado Site Upload image
September 2, 1999
(#99001021)
Address Restricted
Barranquitas Pueblo Ball Courts/Plaza Sites of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands MPS
2 Casa Natal de Luis Muñoz Rivera
Casa Natal de Luis Muñoz Rivera
September 4, 1984
(#84003139)
Munez Rivera and Manuel Torres Streets
18°11′10″N 66°18′25″W / 18.186111°N 66.307083°W / 18.186111; -66.307083 (Casa Natal de Luis Muñoz Rivera)
Barranquitas Pueblo Birthplace of Luis Muñoz Rivera, also known as Museo-Biblioteca Muñoz Rivera

Caguas[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Aguayo Aldea Vocational High School Upload image
September 4, 1987
(#87001311)
Junction of San Juan and Principal Streets
18°14′06″N 66°01′49″W / 18.235°N 66.030278°W / 18.235; -66.030278 (Aguayo Aldea Vocational High School)
Caguas Pueblo An Art Deco school from 1939
2 Alcaldía de Caguas Upload image
March 22, 1989
(#88001307)
42 Muñoz Rivera Street
18°14′14″N 66°02′10″W / 18.237222°N 66.036111°W / 18.237222; -66.036111 (Alcaldía de Caguas)
Caguas Pueblo Built in 1856
3 Gautier Benitez High School
Gautier Benitez High School
June 15, 1988
(#88000657)
Gautier Benitez and Cristobal Colon Streets
18°13.678′N 66°2.193′W / 18.227967°N 66.036550°W / 18.227967; -66.036550 (Gautier Benitez High School)

Caguas Pueblo Built in 1924
4 Logia Unión y Amparo No. 44 Upload image
June 15, 1988
(#88000661)
39 Acosta Street
18°14.044′N 66°2.014′W / 18.234067°N 66.033567°W / 18.234067; -66.033567 (Logia Unión y Amparo No. 44)

Caguas Pueblo Designed by Antonin Nechodoma
5 Primera Iglesia Bautista de Caguas Upload image
September 24, 2008
(#08000949)
Corner of Ruiz Belvis and Intendente Ramirez Streets
18°14′04″N 66°02′01″W / 18.234583°N 66.033611°W / 18.234583; -66.033611 (Primera Iglesia Bautista de Caguas)
Caguas Pueblo Built in 1909
6 Puente No. 6 Upload image
May 28, 2009
(#09000361)
Puerto Rico Highway 798, 1 kilometre (0.62 mi)
18°17′09″N 66°02′35″W / 18.285833°N 66.043056°W / 18.285833; -66.043056 (Puente No. 6)
Río Cañas

Cayey[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Arenas Bridge
Arenas Bridge
July 19, 1995
(#95000843)
Puerto Rico Highway 735 over Río de la Plata between Cayey and Cidra
18°08′03″N 66°08′17″W / 18.134167°N 66.138056°W / 18.134167; -66.138056 (Arenas Bridge)
Rincón A metal truss bridge from 1894, also known as "Puente Río La Plata"
2 Church Nuestra Señora de la Asunción of Cayey
Church Nuestra Señora de la Asunción of Cayey
December 10, 1984
(#84000454)
Nunoz Rivera Street
18°06′55″N 66°09′56″W / 18.115278°N 66.165556°W / 18.115278; -66.165556 (Church Nuestra Señora de la Asunción of Cayey)
Cayey Pueblo Spanish Colonial style church from 1815, designed by José Canovas
3 La Liendre Bridge Upload image
July 19, 1995
(#95000844)
Puerto Rico Highway 735 over Quebrada Beatriz between Cayey and Cidra
18°08′04″N 66°07′54″W / 18.134583°N 66.131667°W / 18.134583; -66.131667 (La Liendre Bridge)
Vegas An iron lattice lateral girder bridge from 1877
4 Río Maton Bridge Upload image
July 19, 1995
(#95000841)
Puerto Rico Highway 14 over Río Maton, Barrio Maton Abajo
18°08′23″N 66°12′39″W / 18.139722°N 66.210833°W / 18.139722; -66.210833 (Río Maton Bridge)
Matón Abajo A lateral solid web girder bridge from 1886
5 Juana Rodríguez Morales House Upload image
April 6, 2005
(#05000257)
7 Nunez Romeu Street
18°06′57″N 66°09′59″W / 18.115833°N 66.166389°W / 18.115833; -66.166389 (Juana Rodríguez Morales House)
Cayey Pueblo Spanish Creole townhouse from 1850

Ciales[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Manatí Bridge at Mata de Plátano Upload image
July 19, 1995
(#95000847)
Puerto Rico Highway 6684 over Río Manatí
18°21′32″N 66°28′45″W / 18.358889°N 66.479167°W / 18.358889; -66.479167 (Manatí Bridge at Mata de Plátano)
Hato Viejo

Cidra[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 La Bolero Upload image
August 28, 2012
(#12000584)
PR 173, 0.5 km
Cidra Pueblo Early Prototypes for Manufacturing Plants in Puerto Rico, 1948-1958 Multiple Property Submission (MPS)

Comerío[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Cueva La Mora Upload image
March 10, 1983
(#83002292)
Address Restricted
Comerío Pueblo
2 Río Hondo Bridge Upload image
July 19, 1995
(#95000842)
Puerto Rico Highway 156 over Rio Hondo
18°12′32″N 66°14′35″W / 18.208889°N 66.243194°W / 18.208889; -66.243194 (Río Hondo Bridge)
Río Hondo A double warren pony truss bridge from 1908, designed by Rafael Nones

Corozal[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Mavilla Bridge Upload image
July 19, 1995
(#95000848)
Puerto Rico Highway 159 over Río Mavilla
18°20′32″N 66°19′20″W / 18.342222°N 66.322222°W / 18.342222; -66.322222 (Mavilla Bridge)
Pueblo

Gurabo[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Church San José of Gurabo Upload image
September 18, 1984
(#84003142)
Santiago and Eugenio Sanches Lopez Sts.
18°10′32″N 65°58′16″W / 18.17556°N 65.97111°W / 18.17556; -65.97111 (Church San José of Gurabo)

Gurabo Church from 1821

Lares[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Callejones Site Upload image
September 2, 1999
(#99001022)
Address Restricted
Lares An archeological site
2 Hacienda Los Torres
Hacienda Los Torres
September 28, 2006
(#06000896)
Junction Puerto Rico Highway 111 and 129
18°17′55″N 66°52′15″W / 18.298611°N 66.870833°W / 18.298611; -66.870833 (Hacienda Los Torres)
Lares Pueblo Mission/Spanish Revival building from 1846

Morovis[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Jose Fontan School Upload image
August 28, 2012
(#12000582)
Calle Del Carmen corner with Calle Principal
18°19′34″N 66°24′32″W / 18.326079°N 66.408958°W / 18.326079; -66.408958 (Jose Fontan School)
Morovis vicinity part of the Early Twentieth Century Schools in Puerto Rico Thematic Resource (TR)

Naranjito[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Escuela Guillermo Esteves Upload image
December 19, 2012
(#12001078)
Jct. of Georgetti & Achiote Sts.
18°18′05″N 66°14′55″W / 18.30138°N 66.24857°W / 18.30138; -66.24857 (Escuela Guillermo Esteves)
Naranjito
2 Plata Bridge Upload image
July 19, 1995
(#95000849)
Puerto Rico Highway 167 between Naranjito and Bayamon
18°18′14″N 66°12′41″W / 18.30375°N 66.21125°W / 18.30375; -66.21125 (Plata Bridge)
Nuevo A Parker truss bridge, listed in Naranjito and Bayamon municipalities

Orocovis[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Cueva La Espiral Upload image
September 20, 2011
(#11000673)
Address Restricted
Orocovis vicinity Prehistoric Rock Art of Puerto Rico MPS

Utuado[edit]

[1] Name on the Register Image Date listed[2] Location District/Ward Description
1 Bateyes de Vivi Upload image
June 21, 2007
(#07000584)
Address Restricted
Viví Arriba Ball Court/Plaza Sites of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands MPS
2 Blanco Bridge
Blanco Bridge
July 19, 1995
(#95000837)
Puerto Rico Highway 10 over Río Pellajas
18°13′48″N 66°43′02″W / 18.230126°N 66.717123°W / 18.230126; -66.717123 (Blanco Bridge)
Arenas Historic Bridges of Puerto Rico MPS
3 Caguana Ceremonial Ball Courts Site
Caguana Ceremonial Ball Courts Site
December 17, 1992
(#92001671)
Puerto Rico Highway 111, 12.3 kilometres (7.6 mi)
18°17′47″N 66°46′57″W / 18.296389°N 66.7825°W / 18.296389; -66.7825 (Caguana Ceremonial Ball Courts Site)
Caguana
4 Church San Miguel Arcángel of Utuado
Church San Miguel Arcángel of Utuado
December 10, 1984
(#84000447)
Dr. Barbosa Street
18°15′55″N 66°41′58″W / 18.265278°N 66.699444°W / 18.265278; -66.699444 (Church San Miguel Arcángel of Utuado)
Utuado Pueblo Historic Churches of Puerto Rico TR

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o 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.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o 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.

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