Bright Leaf Historic District

Roughly bounded by W. Peabody St., Duke St., Minerva Ave., N&W RR, Corporation St., Ligget St., Morris St. and W. Loop
Durham, North Carolina

Historic Document

Bright Leaf Historic District is located in Durham County, North Carolina certified as a historic location on Thursday December 30, 1999. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Manufacturing Facility, Energy Facility, . Bright Leaf Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Industry.

Bright Leaf Historic District Information

Other Name: Durham MRA
Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1884, 1890, 1911
Level of Governmental Significance: Local, State, National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Linthicum, William H.; Hicks, William Jackson
Architectural Style: et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Bright Leaf Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 340
Number of historically contributing buildings: 22
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 7
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:
Durham Historic Locations Durham County Historic Locations North Carolina Historic Locations