Lignumvitae Key Archeological and Historical District

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Islamorada, Florida

Historic Document

Lignumvitae Key Archeological and Historical District is located in Monroe County, Florida certified as a historic location on Tuesday February 16, 1999. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Agriculture/Subsistence, Funerary, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Agricultural Fields, Graves/Burials. Lignumvitae Key Archeological and Historical District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Exploration/Settlement, Prehistoric, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Agriculture.

Lignumvitae Key Archeological and Historical District Information

Other Name: Cayo de la lena;Jenkinson Key;Lignum Vita Kay;Lignum Vitae K
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Glades II and III, Euro-American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1830, 1919, 1935
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Lignumvitae Key Archeological and Historical District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2800
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 5
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 8
Number of noncontributing buildings: 2
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 5
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Islamorada Historic Locations Monroe County Historic Locations Florida Historic Locations