C.C. Hampton Homestead

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C.C. Hampton Homestead
C. C. Hampton homestead machine shed from NW 2.JPG
C.C. Hampton Homestead is located in Nebraska
C.C. Hampton Homestead
C.C. Hampton Homestead is located in the US
C.C. Hampton Homestead
Location 2170 Road 40[2]
Nearest city Harrisburg, Nebraska
Coordinates 41°40′17″N 103°51′26″W / 41.67139°N 103.85722°W / 41.67139; -103.85722Coordinates: 41°40′17″N 103°51′26″W / 41.67139°N 103.85722°W / 41.67139; -103.85722
Area 160 acres (65 ha)
Built 1890
Built by Hampton,C. C.
NRHP reference # 84000501[1]
Added to NRHP December 13, 1984

The C.C. Hampton Homestead near Harrisburg, Nebraska, dates from 1890 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as a 160-acre (65 ha) historic district. Also known as Warner Ranch, the property included 10 contributing buildings and one other contributing structure.[2]

It was the 1887–1902 homestead of a farmer who promoted water conservation and Aermotor windmills, helping region diversify from ranching into farming.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "C. C. Hampton Homestead (Warner Ranch)". National Park Service. Retrieved 2012-05-28. 
  3. ^ Spencer, Janet Jeffries (September 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: C. C. Hampton Homestead / Warner Ranch" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-05-12.