Tyringham Shaker Settlement Historic District

Jerusalem Rd.
Tyringham, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Tyringham Shaker Settlement Historic District is located in Berkshire County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday October 15, 1987. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Funerary, Agriculture/Subsistence, more specifically a Water Works, Cemetery, Single Dwelling, Agricultural Outbuildings, Multiple Dwelling. Tyringham Shaker Settlement Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Community Planning And Development, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Religion, Social History.

Tyringham Shaker Settlement Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Shaker American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1792, 1830
Level of Governmental Significance: State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Tyringham Shaker Settlement Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1105
Number of historically contributing buildings: 11
Number of historically contributing sites: 11
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 4
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Tyringham Historic Locations Berkshire County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations