Bechiel Village Historic District

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Yap, Federated States Of Micronesia

Historic Document

Bechiel Village Historic District is located in Yap County, Federated States Of Micronesia certified as a historic location on Tuesday August 16, 1983. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Religion, Transportation, Social, more specifically a Village Site, Water-Related, Meeting Hall, Ceremonial Site, Single Dwelling, Civic. Bechiel Village Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal, Art, Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Architecture, Religion.

Bechiel Village Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Yapese, Micronesian
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1978, 1980, 1979
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tamagarayon
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Bechiel Village Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1600
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Yap Historic Locations Yap County Historic Locations Federated States Of Micronesia Historic Locations