Holtkamp Round Barn

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Holtkamp Round Barn
The Holtkamp Round Barn.jpg
Holtkamp Round Barn is located in Iowa
Holtkamp Round Barn
Holtkamp Round Barn is located in the US
Holtkamp Round Barn
Location Off U.S. Route 218
Salem, Iowa
Coordinates 40°49′16″N 91°33′23″W / 40.82111°N 91.55639°W / 40.82111; -91.55639Coordinates: 40°49′16″N 91°33′23″W / 40.82111°N 91.55639°W / 40.82111; -91.55639
Built 1918
Built by B.J. Holtkamp
MPS Iowa Round Barns: The Sixty Year Experiment TR
NRHP Reference # 86001436[1]
Added to NRHP June 30, 1986

The Holtkamp Round Barn is an historical structure located near Salem in rural Henry County, Iowa. It was built in 1918 and has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1986.[1] The building is a true round barn that measures 50 feet (15.2 m) around.[2] It is constructed of clay tile and features an aerator, and a two-pitch roof.[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 2011-01-13. 

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