Furnace Hill Brook Historic and Archeological District

Address Restricted
Cranston, Rhode Island

Historic Document

Furnace Hill Brook Historic and Archeological District is located in Providence County, Rhode Island certified as a historic location on Wednesday August 06, 1980. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Camp, Extractive Facility. Furnace Hill Brook Historic and Archeological District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Industry, Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal, Architecture.

Furnace Hill Brook Historic and Archeological District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Late Archaic, Woodland
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1800, 1815, 1836
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Furnace Hill Brook Historic and Archeological District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1950
Number of historically contributing buildings: 5
Number of historically contributing sites: 8
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 6
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Cranston Historic Locations Providence County Historic Locations Rhode Island Historic Locations