Secrest Octagon Barn

W of Downey
Downey, Iowa

Historic Document

Secrest Octagon Barn is located in Johnson County, Iowa certified as a historic location on Tuesday November 05, 1974. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Agriculture/Subsistence, more specifically a Animal Facility. Secrest Octagon Barn was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering, Agriculture.

Secrest Octagon Barn Information

Other Name: Iowa Round Barns: The Sixty Year Experiment TR (AD)
Other Name: Secrest-Ryan Octagon Barn
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1883
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Longerbean,George Fred
Architectural Style: Octagon Barn
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Secrest Octagon Barn Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
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:
Downey Historic Locations Johnson County Historic Locations Iowa Historic Locations