Blackstone Canal Historic District

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Blackstone, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Blackstone Canal Historic District is located in Worcester County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Tuesday August 15, 1995. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Commerce/Trade, Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Warehouse, Business, Specialty Store, Agricultural Outbuildings. Blackstone Canal Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Transportation, Commerce, Engineering, Industry, Historic - Aboriginal.

Blackstone Canal Historic District Information

Other Name: See Also:Blackstone Canal
Ownership Type: Private, Local, State
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1828, 1845, 1848
Level of Governmental Significance: State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hutchinson, Holmes; Phelps, Edward N.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Blackstone Canal Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 10500
Number of historically contributing buildings: 144
Number of historically contributing sites: 165
Number of historically contributing structures: 158
Number of historically contributing objects: 4
Number of noncontributing buildings: 78
Number of noncontributing sites: 2
Number of noncontributing structures: 13
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Blackstone Historic Locations Worcester County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations