National Register of Historic Places listings in eastern Puerto Rico

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National Register entries listed below are found in the highlighted 16 municipalities of Puerto Rico.

This portion of National Register of Historic Places listings in Puerto Rico covers the eastern region of Puerto Rico, from Carolina in the northeast to Arroyo in the southeast. It also includes the islands of Culebra and Vieques.

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Names of places given are as appear in the National Register, reflecting name as given in NRHP application at the date of listing. Note, the National Register name system does not accommodate Spanish á, ñ and other letters.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted May 19, 2017.[1]

Arroyo[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Faro de Punta de las Figuras
Faro de Punta de las Figuras
October 22, 1981
(#81000687)
On Punta de las Figuras, southeast of Arroyo Pueblo
17°57′18″N 66°02′52″W / 17.954976°N 66.047657°W / 17.954976; -66.047657 (Faro de Punta de las Figuras)
Palmas

Canóvanas[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Villarán Bridge
Villarán Bridge
July 19, 1995
(#95000835)
Highway 9959, km 3, spanning Río Canóvanas
18°22′45″N 65°53′32″W / 18.379213°N 65.892087°W / 18.379213; -65.892087 (Villarán Bridge)
Canóvanas Pueblo and Canóvanas Built in 1892 on the 19th century highway between Río Piedras and Río Grande, this iron and masonry bridge is the best preserved example of an Eiffel pony truss bridge in Puerto Rico or the United States. By 1994, it had been replaced by an adjacent span for vehicular use, but it remained open for pedestrian use.[4]

Carolina[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Church San Fernando of Carolina
Church San Fernando of Carolina
September 18, 1984
(#84003160)
Muñoz Rivera St., Town Plaza
18°22′52″N 65°57′23″W / 18.381072°N 65.956317°W / 18.381072; -65.956317 (Church San Fernando of Carolina)
Carolina Pueblo Church from 1860
2 Edificio Alcaldia
Edificio Alcaldia
December 28, 1983
(#83004197)
Sánchez Osorio St. at José de Diego St.
18°22′53″N 65°57′27″W / 18.381253°N 65.957427°W / 18.381253; -65.957427 (Edificio Alcaldia)
Carolina Pueblo From 1927, designed by Rafael Carmoega
3 Quebrada Maracuto Upload image
August 27, 2004
(#04000909)
Address restricted[5]
Cacao and Santa Cruz[6]

Ceiba[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Ceiba Fire Station Upload image
February 13, 2013
(#13000012)
226 Lauro Piñero Avenue
18°15′59″N 65°38′52″W / 18.266333°N 65.647698°W / 18.266333; -65.647698 (Ceiba Fire Station)
Ceiba Pueblo

Culebra[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Faro Isla de Culebritas
Faro Isla de Culebritas
October 22, 1981
(#81000686)
Isla Culebrita
18°18′49″N 65°13′39″W / 18.313694°N 65.227444°W / 18.313694; -65.227444 (Faro Isla de Culebritas)
Fraile

Fajardo[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Church Santiago Apóstol of Fajardo
Church Santiago Apóstol of Fajardo
September 18, 1984
(#84003144)
Town Plaza
18°19′30″N 65°39′11″W / 18.324873°N 65.653066°W / 18.324873; -65.653066 (Church Santiago Apóstol of Fajardo)
Fajardo Pueblo A church from 1776
2 Faro de las Cabezas de San Juan
Faro de las Cabezas de San Juan
October 22, 1981
(#81000692)
Northeast of Soroco
18°22′53″N 65°37′05″W / 18.381457°N 65.618134°W / 18.381457; -65.618134 (Faro de las Cabezas de San Juan)
Cabezas
3 U.S. Custom House Upload image
February 10, 1988
(#88000077)
Union Street
18°20′02″N 65°37′50″W / 18.333942°N 65.630564°W / 18.333942; -65.630564 (U.S. Custom House)
Fajardo Pueblo From 1930, designed by Albert B. Nichols

Humacao[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Casa Roig
Casa Roig
November 17, 1977
(#77001550)
66 Antonio López Street
18°08′53″N 65°49′30″W / 18.147971°N 65.824867°W / 18.147971; -65.824867 (Casa Roig)
Humacao Pueblo A Prairie School building from 1920
2 Church Dulce Nombre de Jesús of Humacao
Church Dulce Nombre de Jesús of Humacao
September 18, 1984
(#84003140)
Town Plaza
18°09′01″N 65°49′34″W / 18.150157°N 65.826199°W / 18.150157; -65.826199 (Church Dulce Nombre de Jesús of Humacao)
Humacao Pueblo Late Gothic Revival church from 1869
3 Guzmán Family Pantheon
Guzmán Family Pantheon
April 17, 1995
(#95000436)
Junction of Padre Rivera and Miguel Casillas Streets
18°09′08″N 65°49′40″W / 18.152327°N 65.827904°W / 18.152327; -65.827904 (Guzmán Family Pantheon)
Humacao Pueblo Eclectic style pantheon from 1864
4 Humacao Customs House
Humacao Customs House
May 18, 1995
(#95000599)
Junction of Marina and Aduana Streets
18°09′54″N 65°44′38″W / 18.164909°N 65.743989°W / 18.164909; -65.743989 (Humacao Customs House)
Punta Santiago Spanish Colonial building from 1872, designed by Julian Cruellas y Rovira
5 Humacao District Courthouse
Humacao District Courthouse
May 18, 1995
(#95000596)
Junction of Dr. Vidal and Antonio López Streets
18°08′58″N 65°49′27″W / 18.149531°N 65.824152°W / 18.149531; -65.824152 (Humacao District Courthouse)
Humacao Pueblo Classical Revival style courthouse from 1925, the Casa Alcaldía de Humacao
6 Palmira López de Pereyó House Upload image
April 14, 1995
(#95000435)
Junction of Font Martelo and Minerva Streets
18°09′02″N 65°49′20″W / 18.150545°N 65.822218°W / 18.150545; -65.822218 (Palmira López de Pereyó House)
Humacao Pueblo Prairie School house from 1930 designed by Francisco Valines Cofresi
7 Antonia Sáez School Upload image
May 18, 1995
(#95000597)
Junction of Font Martelo and Isidro Ortiz Sreets
18°09′06″N 65°49′49″W / 18.151750°N 65.830288°W / 18.151750; -65.830288 (Antonia Sáez School)
Humacao Pueblo A Mission/Spanish Revival school from 1922

Las Piedras[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Cueva del Indio Upload image
September 4, 2003
(#03000884)
Approximately 1.2 km (0.75 mi) north of Highway 198
18°11′50″N 65°52′24″W / 18.1972°N 65.8733°W / 18.1972; -65.8733 (Cueva del Indio)
Quebrada Arenas

Loíza[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Cueva de Los Indios Upload image
June 24, 1982
(#82003823)
Address restricted[5]
Torrecilla Baja
2 Parroquia del Espiritu Santo y San Patricio[a]
Parroquia del Espiritu Santo y San Patricio
September 8, 1976
(#76002251)
Plaza de Loíza
18°26′00″N 65°52′47″W / 18.433238°N 65.879610°W / 18.433238; -65.879610 (Parroquia del Espiritu Santo y San Patricio)
Loíza Pueblo Dates from 1729[7]

Luquillo[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Williams Products Corporation Upload image
November 14, 2012
(#12000938)
Highway 992, km 0.3
18°22′16″N 65°43′07″W / 18.370986°N 65.718615°W / 18.370986; -65.718615 (Williams Products Corporation)
Mata de Plátano

Maunabo[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Faro de Punta de la Tuna
Faro de Punta de la Tuna
October 22, 1981
(#81000688)
Southeast of Puerto Maunabo
17°59′18″N 65°53′07″W / 17.988370°N 65.885274°W / 17.988370; -65.885274 (Faro de Punta de la Tuna)
Emajagua

Naguabo[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Bridge No. 122
Bridge No. 122
July 19, 1995
(#95000836)
Highway 3, km 9, spanning the Santiago River
18°11′18″N 65°43′30″W / 18.188386°N 65.725108°W / 18.188386; -65.725108 (Bridge No. 122)
Río and Húcares
2 Church Nuestra Señora del Rosario of Naguabo
Church Nuestra Señora del Rosario of Naguabo
December 10, 1984
(#84000456)
Town Plaza
18°12′43″N 65°44′09″W / 18.212062°N 65.735754°W / 18.212062; -65.735754 (Church Nuestra Señora del Rosario of Naguabo)
Naguabo Pueblo 1856 Spanish Colonial style building designed by Mariano Bosch
3 Icacos Petroglyph Group Upload image
December 1, 2015
(#15000855)
Address restricted[5]
Address restricted[5]
4 Villa Del Mar Upload image
June 23, 1983
(#83002293)
Highway 3, km 66.2
18°11′21″N 65°42′54″W / 18.189168°N 65.714985°W / 18.189168; -65.714985 (Villa Del Mar)
Húcares 1917 building also known as "El Castillo"

Patillas[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 María Dávila Semidey School Upload image
November 14, 2012
(#12000939)
300 Muñoz Rivera Street
18°00′21″N 66°01′01″W / 18.005906°N 66.017068°W / 18.005906; -66.017068 (María Dávila Semidey School)
Patillas Pueblo

Río Grande[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Baño Grande Upload image
February 28, 2017
(#100000685)
Highway 191, km 11.85
18°18′06″N 65°47′07″W / 18.301616°N 65.785388°W / 18.301616; -65.785388 (Baño Grande)
Mameyes II
2 Río Grande Fire Station Upload image
January 29, 2013
(#12001248)
6 Juan R. González Street at Del Carmen Street
18°22′46″N 65°49′49″W / 18.379540°N 65.830289°W / 18.379540; -65.830289 (Río Grande Fire Station)
Río Grande Pueblo

Vieques[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Rafael Acevedo House Upload image
March 17, 1994
(#94000249)
Víctor Duteil Street between San José and Baldorioty Streets
18°09′00″N 65°26′35″W / 18.149938°N 65.443051°W / 18.149938; -65.443051 (Rafael Acevedo House)
Isabel Segunda House built in Vieques Creole / Neoclasico style in 1900
2 Algodones 2 (12VPr2-204) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001037)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo A village site, an archeological site
3 Algodones 3 (12VPr2-205) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001038)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo Another village site, an archeological site
4 Algodones 6 (12VPr2-229) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001032)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo Another village site, an archeological site
5 Camp Garcia (Campo Asilo) 3 (12VPr2-164) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001041)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Ferro Site of petroglyphs
6 Casa Alcaldía de Vieques
Casa Alcaldía de Vieques
March 17, 1994
(#94000174)
Junction of Carlos LeBrun and Benítez Guzmán Streets
18°08′59″N 65°26′30″W / 18.149654°N 65.441606°W / 18.149654; -65.441606 (Casa Alcaldía de Vieques)
Isabel Segunda Town hall, from 1850
7 Casa Augusto Delerme Upload image
February 2, 1994
(#93001555)
7 Benítez Guzmán Street
18°09′00″N 65°26′31″W / 18.150084°N 65.441849°W / 18.150084; -65.441849 (Casa Augusto Delerme)
Isabel Segunda A "4-Room Creole House", from 1850
8 Casa Delerme-Anduze No. 2 Upload image
November 22, 1993
(#93001205)
355 Antonio Mellado Street
18°08′55″N 65°26′29″W / 18.148710°N 65.441300°W / 18.148710; -65.441300 (Casa Delerme-Anduze No. 2)
Isabel Segunda A "six-room Creole house" from 1876
9 Casa de Jaime Puig Lemoine Upload image
April 14, 1994
(#94000363)
161 65 de Infantería Street
18°08′55″N 65°26′35″W / 18.148680°N 65.442993°W / 18.148680; -65.442993 (Casa de Jaime Puig Lemoine)
Isabel Segunda Bungalow/Craftsman house from 1930, designed by Jaime Puig
10 Central Playa Grande Upload image
September 10, 1992
(#92001236)
Address restricted[5]
Llave A site with architecture by Matias Hjardemaal and others
11 Delerme-Anduze House Upload image
February 2, 1994
(#93001556)
361 Antonio Mellado Street
18°08′55″N 65°26′29″W / 18.148601°N 65.441414°W / 18.148601; -65.441414 (Delerme-Anduze House)
Isabel Segunda A Creole gallery house
12 Faro de Vieques
Faro de Vieques
November 17, 1977
(#77001551)
Punta Mulas
18°09′16″N 65°26′38″W / 18.1545°N 65.4438°W / 18.1545; -65.4438 (Faro de Vieques)
Puerto Diablo Lighthouse built in 1896
13 Fuerte de Vieques
Fuerte de Vieques
November 18, 1977
(#77001552)
Calle del Fuerte
18°08′51″N 65°26′21″W / 18.147436°N 65.439070°W / 18.147436; -65.439070 (Fuerte de Vieques)
Isabel Segunda Fort built in 1845 which now houses the Vieques Museum of Art and History
14 Hacienda Casa del Francés Upload image
November 18, 1977
(#77001548)
Near Esperanza
18°06′09″N 65°28′15″W / 18.102381°N 65.470786°W / 18.102381; -65.470786 (Hacienda Casa del Francés)
Puerto Real Plantation architecture from 1910. Destroyed by fire in 2005.[9]
15 Laguna Jalova Archeological District Upload image
September 10, 1992
(#92001237)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo Also known as "Western Friendly Front Line"
16 Llave 13 (12VPr2-175) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001036)
Address restricted[5]
Llave
17 Loma Jalova 3 (12VPr2-219) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001034)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo
18 Monte Largo 2 (12VPr2-172) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001042)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo
19 Paramayon 2 Upload image
September 10, 1992
(#92001241)
Address restricted[5]
Llave
20 Le Pistolet (12VPr2-168) Upload image
August 22, 1991
(#91001040)
Address restricted[5]
Punta Arenas
21 Playa Grande 9 (12VPr2-212) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001035)
Address restricted[5]
Llave
22 Playa Vieja Upload image
September 10, 1992
(#92001235)
Address restricted[5]
Punta Arenas
23 Punta Jalova Upload image
September 10, 1992
(#92001239)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo
24 Resolucion Historic District[b] Upload image
September 10, 1992
(#92001242)
Address restricted[5]
Punta Arenas Work designed by T. J. J. M. Le Guillou and others[10]
25 Smaine–Ortiz House Upload image
February 2, 1994
(#93001554)
341 Antonio Mellado Street
18°08′49″N 65°26′29″W / 18.146970°N 65.441358°W / 18.146970; -65.441358 (Smaine–Ortiz House)
Isabel Segunda
26 Las Tumbas de J. J. María le Guillou Upload image
August 26, 1994
(#94000923)
Highway 200, near Isabel Segunda
18°09′10″N 65°25′57″W / 18.152750°N 65.432444°W / 18.152750; -65.432444 (Las Tumbas de J. J. María le Guillou)
Puerto Diablo Classical Revival style, from 1843
27 Ventana Archeological District Upload image
September 10, 1992
(#92001238)
Address restricted[5]
Llave
28 Ventana 4 (12VPr2-171) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001039)
Address restricted[5]
Punta Arenas
29 Vieques Pharmacy Upload image
March 2, 1994
(#94000061)
Junction of Carlos LeBrun and Víctor Duteil Streets
18°08′58″N 65°26′30″W / 18.149341°N 65.441751°W / 18.149341; -65.441751 (Vieques Pharmacy)
Isabel Segunda
30 Yanuel 8 (12VPr2-173) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001043)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo
31 Yanuel 9 (12VPr2-220) Upload image
August 21, 1991
(#91001033)
Address restricted[5]
Puerto Diablo

Yabucoa[edit]

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Barrio Description
1 Yabucoa Fire Station Upload image
February 13, 2013
(#13000015)
22 Luis Muñoz Rivera Street
18°03′07″N 65°52′38″W / 18.051979°N 65.877330°W / 18.051979; -65.877330 (Yabucoa Fire Station)
Yabucoa Pueblo

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The name of the Parroquia del Espiritu Santo y San Patricio is presented here without the accent on "Espíritu" in conformance with the usage in the church's National Register nomination form[7] and Federal Register announcement of listing.[8]
  2. ^ The name of the Resolucion Historic District is presented here without the accent on "Resolución" in conformance with the usage in the site's National Register nomination form[10] and announcement of listing.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on May 19, 2017.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p 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.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p 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.
  4. ^ Pumarada O'Neill, Luis (July 31, 1994), National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Villarán Bridge (PDF), retrieved January 3, 2016 .
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w Federal and state laws and practices restrict general public access to information regarding the specific location of sensitive archaeological sites in many instances. The main reasons for such restrictions include the potential for looting, vandalism, or trampling. See: Knoerl, John; Miller, Diane; Shrimpton, Rebecca H. (1990), Guidelines for Restricting Information about Historic and Prehistoric Resources, National Register Bulletin (29), National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, OCLC 20706997 .
  6. ^ Oficina Estatal de Conservación Histórica (April 1, 2014), Quebrada Maracuto (PDF) (summary sheet), retrieved March 10, 2016 .
  7. ^ a b Tarr, Jashina Alexandra (July 12, 1976), National Register of Historic Places Inventory — Nomination Form: Parroquia del Espiritu Santo y San Patricio (PDF), retrieved January 7, 2016 .
  8. ^ "Department of the Interior, Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service: National Register of Historic Places; Annual Listing of Historic Properties", 44 FR 7416 (February 6, 1979), at p. 7581.
  9. ^ Fundación Puertorriqueña de las Humanidades (January 4, 2010), "Vieques: Casa del Francés Estate", Puerto Rico Encyclopedia, archived from the original on May 12, 2015, retrieved January 12, 2016 .
  10. ^ a b Vescelius, Gary S. (July 5, 1980), National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Resolucion Historic District (redacted PDF), retrieved January 13, 2016 .
  11. ^ National Park Service (September 25, 1992), Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 9/14/92 through 9/19/92 (PDF), retrieved January 13, 2016 .

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