Marseilles Lock and Dam Historic District

1 Hawk Dr.
Marseilles, Illinois

Historic Document

Marseilles Lock and Dam Historic District is located in La Salle County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Monday January 26, 2004. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. Marseilles Lock and Dam Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency, State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Transportation, Maritime History, Engineering.

Marseilles Lock and Dam Historic District Information

Other Name: Illinois Waterway Navigation System Facilities MPS
Other Name: Lock and Dam 5
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1925, 1933
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith, Walter Mickle
Architectural Style: Lock and Dam
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Army Corps Of Engineers

Marseilles Lock and Dam Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2843
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 2
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Marseilles Historic Locations La Salle County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations