Sandy Neck Cultural Resources District

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Sandy Neck Cultural Resources District
Sandy Neck Cultural Resources District, March 2014.JPG
Location Barnstable, Massachusetts
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Late Gothic Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne
MPS Barnstable MRA
NRHP reference #


Added to NRHP November 10, 1987

Sandy Neck Cultural Resources District is a historic district in Barnstable, Massachusetts. Sandy Neck is a long spit of land extending east-west on the northern shore of the lower portion of Cape Cod, sheltering Barnstable Harbor. This area has a fairly lengthy history of human occupation, including archaeological prehistoric and colonial historic resources. Archaeological research in the 1960s identified shell middens dating from the pre-contact Woodland Period.[2]

The district was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Current Research". American Antiquity (Volume 31, No. 4): 601. April 1966. JSTOR 2694414.