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Broad Street--Davis Park Historic District
(added 1998 - Windham County - #98001556)
Roughly along Broad St, from Dorrane St. to Winter St. , Killingly
(300 acres, 95 buildings, 4 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Brooklyn Green Historic District
(added 1982 - Windham County - #82004401)
Also known as See Also:Unitarian Meeting House
CT 169, 205, and 6, Wolf Den, Brown, Prince Hill, and Hyde Rds. , Brooklyn
(2100 acres, 70 buildings, 6 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival, Colonial
Historic Person: May,Samuel, et al.
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Bush Hill Historic District
(added 1987 - Windham County - #87000012)
Parts of Bush Hill Rd., CT 169, and Wolf Den Rd. , Brooklyn
(3500 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Canterbury Center Historic District
(added 1998 - Windham County - #97001446)
Roughly along Elmdale, Library, N. Canterbury, S. Canterbury, and Westminster Rds. , Canterbury
(850 acres, 50 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Library, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Central Village Historic District
(added 1991 - Windham County - #91000949)
Also known as See Also:Plainfield Woolen Company Mill
Roughly, School, Main and Water Sts., and Putnam Rd. N to Plainfield High School , Plainfield
(1300 acres, 150 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Plainfield Woolen Company
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Chaplin Historic District
(added 1978 - Windham County - #78002856)
Also known as See Also:Witter House
Chaplin St. , Chaplin
(400 acres, 34 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Danielson Main Street Historic District
(added 1992 - Windham County - #92000265)
Main St. from Water St. to Spring St. , Killingly
(200 acres, 49 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Mixed
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Hotel, Religious Structure, School, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, School, Specialty Store

Dayville Historic District
(added 1988 - Windham County - #88001422)
Main and Pleasant Sts. , Killingly
(150 acres, 21 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Blanchard,Alexander
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Hampton Hill Historic District
(added 1982 - Windham County - #82004408)
Main St., Old Route 6, Cedar Swamp Rd. , Hampton
(1200 acres, 50 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Mid 19th Century Revival, Colonial
Historic Person: Cleveland,Gov. Chauncey Fitch,et al.
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hemlock Glen Industrial Archeological District
(added 2007 - Windham County - #07000508)
Also known as Sites No. 63-5, 63-6, 63-9
Address Restricted , Hampton
(63 acres, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Industry, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Processing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lawton Mills Historic District
(added 1996 - Windham County - #96000028)
Roughly bounded by Second St., Railroad Ave., Norwich Rd. and Fifth and Ninth Sts. , Plainfield
(1400 acres, 225 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Carpenter, A.N., et al., Lockwood, Green
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Main Street Historic District
(added 1982 - Windham County - #82004410)
Also known as See Also:Willimantic Footbridge;Main Street Historic Distric
21-65 Church St., 667-1009 Main St., 24-28 N. St., and 20-22 Walnut St. , Willimantic
(210 acres, 45 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Italianate, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Main Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1992 - Windham County - #92000902)
Also known as See Also:Main Street Historic District
32, 50 and 54 North St. , Windham
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Communications, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Communications Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Professional

March Route of Rochambeau's Army: Manship Road-Barstow Road
(added 2003 - Windham County - #02001678)
Manship Rd., Barstow Rd. from jct. with Manship Rd. to Westminister Rd. , Canterbury
(20 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

March Route of Rochambeau's Army: Old Canterbury Road
(added 2003 - Windham County - #03000310)
Old Canterbury Rd: Canterbury Rd. from Jct. with Old Canterbury Rd. , Plainfield
(20 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Local , State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

March Route of Rochambeau's Army: Palmer Road
(added 2003 - Windham County - #03000311)
Palmer Rd, from intersection with Miller Rd. to E of jct. with Pudding Hill Rd. , Scotland
(26 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

March Route of Rochambeau's Army: Plainfield Pike
(added 2003 - Windham County - #03000312)
Plainfield Pike from intersection with Industrial Dr., E to juct. with Ledge Hill rd. , Plainfield
(220 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

March Route of Rochambeau's Army: Scotland Road
(added 2003 - Windham County - #03000314)
Scotland Rd., from intersection with Back Rd. to 80 Scotland Rd. , Windham
(20 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

North Grosvenordale Mill Historic Disrict
(added 1993 - Windham County - #93000288)
Riverside Dr. (CT 12), Buckley Hill Rd., Floral Ave., Market La., and Marshall, Central, River, and Holmes Sts. , Thompson
(700 acres, 103 buildings, 8 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: F.P. Sheldon Co.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Plainfield Street Historic District
(added 1991 - Windham County - #91000350)
Also known as See Also: First Congregational Church of Plainfield
Roughly, Norwich Rd. from Railroad Ave. to Academy Hill Rd. , Plainfield
(300 acres, 31 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Town,Ithiel
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Pomfret Street Historic District
(added 1998 - Windham County - #98000372)
Roughly along Pomfret St. and CT 169, from Bradley Rd. to Woodstock Rd. , Pomfret
(3800 acres, 160 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Flagg, Ernest, Hoppin, Howard
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Colonial, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Hotel, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Quinebaug Mill-Quebec Square Historic District
(added 1985 - Windham County - #85001921)
Roughly bounded by Quinebaug River, Quebec Square, Elm & S. Main Sts. , Brookland-Killingly
(390 acres, 52 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lockwood,Amos
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Quinebaug River Prehistoric Archeological District
(added 2009 - Windham County - #09000696)
Between Rt. 169 and the Quinebaug River , Canterbury
(220 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Archaic, Woodland
Period of Significance: 6000-6499 BC, 5500-5999 BC, 5000-5499 BC, 4500-4999 BC, 4000-4499 BC, 3500-3999 BC, 3000-3499 BC, 2500-2999 BC, 2000-2499 BC, 1500-1999 BC, 1000-1499 BC
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Camp, Fishing Facility Or Site, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Conservation Area

Scotland Center Historic District
(added 1993 - Windham County - #93001377)
Also known as See Also:Huntington, Samuel, Birthplace
Area around jct. of Huntington, Palmer and Devotion Rds. , Scotland
(3300 acres, 75 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Georgian, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, City Hall, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Sterling Hill Historic District
(added 1986 - Windham County - #86000152)
Green Ln. and CT 14A , Plainfield
(250 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Sterling Hill Historic District
(added 1986 - Windham County - #86000152)
Green Ln. and CT 14A , Sterling
(250 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Thompson Hill Historic District
(added 1987 - Windham County - #87002186)
Chase & Quaddick Rds., CT 193 & CT 200 , Thompson
(5500 acres, 101 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Shepley,Rutan & Coolidge
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Wauregan Historic District
(added 1979 - Windham County - #79003789)
Roughly bounded by CT 12, CT 205, Third St., Quinebaug River, and Chestnut St. , Plainfield
(900 acres, 113 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling

Windham Center Historic District
(added 1979 - Windham County - #79002655)
CT 14 and CT 203 , Windham
(2050 acres, 61 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Colonial
Historic Person: Dyer,Eliphalet,et al.
Significant Year: 1750, 1780, 1820
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Art, Military, Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Woodstock Hill Historic District
(added 1999 - Windham County - #98001578)
Roughly along Plain Hill Rd., and Academy Rd., including parts of Old Hall Rd. and Child Hill Rd. , Woodstock
(1000 acres, 65 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wells, Joseph Collins, Cutler, Alexander S., et al.
Architectural Style: Colonial, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, City Hall, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling




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