Cumberland Furnace Historic District (40DS22)

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Cumberland Furnace, Tennessee

Historic Document

Cumberland Furnace Historic District (40DS22) is located in Dickson County, Tennessee certified as a historic location on Wednesday September 28, 1988. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Religion, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Extractive Facility, Processing Site. Cumberland Furnace Historic District (40DS22) was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Industry, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture.

Cumberland Furnace Historic District (40DS22) Information

Other Name: Iron Industry on the Western Highland Rim 1790s--1920s MPS
Other Name: 40DS22;Cumberland Iron Works;Tennessee Iron Works;See Also:
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: 19th C Anglo-American
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Restricted Site

Cumberland Furnace Historic District (40DS22) Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 6250
Number of historically contributing buildings: 35
Number of historically contributing sites: 5
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 69
Number of noncontributing sites: 1
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Cumberland Furnace Historic Locations Dickson County Historic Locations Tennessee Historic Locations