New Bedford Historic District

Bounded by Front St. on E, Elm St. on N, Acushnet Ave. on W, and Commercial St. on S
New Bedford, Massachusetts

Historic Document

New Bedford Historic District is located in Bristol County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Sunday November 13, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Business. New Bedford Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event and its significance in Industry, Commerce.

New Bedford Historic District Information

Other Name: see also: New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
Ownership Type: Private, Local, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1790, 1810, 1855
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Warren,Russell; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

New Bedford Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 196
Number of historically contributing buildings: 17
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 3
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
New Bedford Historic Locations Bristol County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations