National Register of Historic Places listings in Morrill County, Nebraska

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Location of Morrill County in Nebraska

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Morrill County, Nebraska.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Morrill County, Nebraska, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below may be seen in a Google map.[1]

There are 8 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted April 18, 2014.[2]


Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Summary
1 Camp Clarke Bridge Site
Camp Clarke Bridge Site
November 8, 1974
(#74001129)
West of Bridgeport
41°41′24″N 103°10′43″W / 41.69°N 103.178611°W / 41.69; -103.178611 (Camp Clarke Bridge Site)
Bridgeport Site of a wooden toll bridge built in 1875 to serve the Dakota gold fields.
2 Chimney Rock National Historic Site
Chimney Rock National Historic Site
October 15, 1966
(#66000116)
3 miles (4.8 km) southwest of Bayard
41°42′09″N 103°20′49″W / 41.7025°N 103.346944°W / 41.7025; -103.346944 (Chimney Rock National Historic Site)
Bayard
3 Courthouse and Jail House Rocks
Courthouse and Jail House Rocks
April 24, 1973
(#73001067)
5 miles (8.0 km) south of Bridgeport
41°36′02″N 103°07′00″W / 41.600556°N 103.116667°W / 41.600556; -103.116667 (Courthouse and Jail House Rocks)
Bridgeport
4 Greenwood Stage Station
March 13, 2012
(#12000106)
Appr. location
41°30′07″N 103°04′57″W / 41.501994°N 103.0825°W / 41.501994; -103.0825 (Greenwood Stage Station)
Bridgeport
5 Morrill County Courthouse
Morrill County Courthouse
January 10, 1990
(#89002227)
M St. between 5th and 6th Sts.
41°40′04″N 103°05′58″W / 41.667778°N 103.099444°W / 41.667778; -103.099444 (Morrill County Courthouse)
Bridgeport
6 Mud Springs Station Archeological District
Mud Springs Station Archeological District
April 24, 1973
(#73001068)
County road 107 between 68 and 70[6]
41°29′04″N 103°01′02″W / 41.4845°N 103.01712°W / 41.4845; -103.01712 (Mud Springs Station Archeological District)
Dalton Originally listed as "Mud Springs Pony Express Station Site"; boundaries increased on September 6, 2011[4]
7 Rush Creek Battlefield
Rush Creek Battlefield
September 6, 2011
(#11000619)
Southern side of the Platte River at the mouth of Rush Creek[7]
41°33′05″N 102°48′45″W / 41.551389°N 102.812500°W / 41.551389; -102.812500 (Rush Creek Battlefield)
Broadwater
8 Schuetz Log Cabin
March 21, 2011
(#11000105)
HC 82 Box 103
41°29′57″N 103°05′17″W / 41.499167°N 103.088056°W / 41.499167; -103.088056 (Schuetz Log Cabin)
Dalton A settler family's log cabin, built during 1900-20.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on April 18, 2014.
  3. ^ 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.
  4. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  5. ^ 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.
  6. ^ Driving directions to Mud Springs are at "Mud Springs Pony Express Station Site", National Park Service, retrieved 2013-04-25. The site is marked as "Pony Express Marker" on the Morrill County S map, Nebraska Department of Roads, retrieved 2013-04-25.
  7. ^ "Fort Laramie National Historic Site Hosts Program on Mud Spring and Rush Creek Battles". Gering Citizen 2011-07-14. Accessed 2013-04-18.