Marconi--RCA Wireless Receiving Station

Jct. of Old Comers Rd. and Orleans Rd.
Chatham, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Marconi--RCA Wireless Receiving Station is located in Barnstable County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Tuesday August 30, 1994. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Institutional Housing, Communications Facility. Marconi--RCA Wireless Receiving Station was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Communications.

Marconi--RCA Wireless Receiving Station Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1914, 1919, 1921
Level of Governmental Significance: National, State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: White, James Gilbert
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Marconi--RCA Wireless Receiving Station Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 113
Number of historically contributing buildings: 10
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 1
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Chatham Historic Locations Barnstable County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations