Gay Farm

S of Petersham off Nichewaug Rd.
Petersham, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Gay Farm is located in Worcester County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday September 22, 1977. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure. Gay Farm was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering, Person and its significance in Military, Architecture.

Gay Farm Information

Other Name: Negus Hill;Nichewaug Hill
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Negus,Joseph
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1740, 1742
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Gay Farm Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 23
Number of historically contributing buildings: 4
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
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:
Petersham Historic Locations Worcester County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations