Benson Water Tower

Clayton St. between Front & Pleasant Sts.
Benson, Illinois

Historic Document

Benson Water Tower is located in Woodford County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Friday November 20, 1987. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Water Works. Benson Water Tower was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Community Planning And Development.

Benson Water Tower Information

Other Name: Old Benson Water Tower
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1891, 1937
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fitchen Bros.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Benson Water Tower Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Benson Historic Locations Woodford County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations