Thomsen Round Barn

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Thomsen Round Barn
Thomsen Round Barn is located in Iowa
Thomsen Round Barn
Location Off Iowa Highway 15, Armstrong, Iowa
Coordinates 43°20′46″N 94°29′52″W / 43.34611°N 94.49778°W / 43.34611; -94.49778Coordinates: 43°20′46″N 94°29′52″W / 43.34611°N 94.49778°W / 43.34611; -94.49778
Built 1912
Governing body Private
MPS Iowa Round Barns: The Sixty Year Experiment TR
NRHP Reference # 86001426 [1]
Added to NRHP June 30, 1986

The Thomsen Round Barn was an historical structure located near Armstrong, Iowa in rural Emmet County, Iowa. It was built in 1912 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1986.[1] The building is a true round barn that measures 65 feet (20 m) around.[2] The first floor is constructed of concrete and the second floor consists of white vertical siding. It features a two-pitch conical roof, and a 16 feet (5 m) central silo.[2] The barn is no longer standing.[2]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-11-08. 
  2. ^ a b c "Iowa Round Barn List". Dale Travis Barn List. Retrieved 2011-01-07. 

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