Brooks Round Barn

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Brooks Round Barn
Brooks Round Barn.jpg
Brooks Round Barn is located in Iowa
Brooks Round Barn
Brooks Round Barn is located in the US
Brooks Round Barn
Location West of U.S. Route 218
Nearest city Nashua, Iowa
Coordinates 42°57′0″N 92°35′4″W / 42.95000°N 92.58444°W / 42.95000; -92.58444Coordinates: 42°57′0″N 92°35′4″W / 42.95000°N 92.58444°W / 42.95000; -92.58444
Built 1914
Architect Emil Cable
MPS Iowa Round Barns: The Sixty Year Experiment TR
NRHP Reference # 86001429[1]
Added to NRHP June 30, 1986

The Brooks Round Barn was an historical structure located near Nashua in rural Floyd County, Iowa. It was built in 1914 and has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1986.[1] The building was a true round barn that measured 60 feet (18.3 m) around.[2] It was constructed of clay tile and featured a two-pitch roof and a 16-foot (4.9 m) silo. It was destroyed in 1995.[2]

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

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