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DELAWARE - New Castle County - Vacant / Not In Use

Air Service, Inc. Hangar at Bellanca Airfield (added 2005 - - #05000601)
Also known as Cultural Resource Survey # N00402
New Castle County - DE 273 and Center Point Blvd , New Castle
(27 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mullens, James, Healy, John E. & Sons
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Air-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Bancroft and Sons Cotton Mills (added 1984 - - #84000439)
Also known as Brandywine Cotton Mills;Riddle,James & Sons, Mills;Rockford
New Castle County - Rockford Rd. , Wilmington
(350 acres, 52 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Invention, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse, Water Works
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Warehouse

Beard, Duncan, Site (added 1973 - - #73000534)
Also known as Duncan Beard's House and Shop
New Castle County - Address Restricted , Odessa
(1 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American,industrial
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Biddle House (added 1978 - - #78000908)
New Castle County - S of St. Georges on U.S. 13 , St. Georges
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Crosby and Hill Building (added 1985 - - #85000148)
Also known as McClary Building
New Castle County - 605 N. Market St. , Wilmington
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Curlett House (added 1986 - - #86001557)
New Castle County - 705--705 1/2 E. Sixth St. , Wilmington
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Curtlett,Lewis
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Delaware Trust Building (added 2003 - - #03000238)
New Castle County - 900-912 N. Market St. , Wilmington
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Converse, Bernard & Harris, Philip T, Dennison & Hirons
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Dingee, Obadiah, House (added 1970 - - #70000172)
New Castle County - 107 E. 7th St. , Wilmington
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

District School No. 39 (added 1983 - - #83004543)
New Castle County - Municipal Parking Lot No. 1 , Newark
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Eastburn--Jeanes Lime Kilns Historic District (added 1977 - - #77000389)
Also known as Eastburn--Jeanes Lime Kilns
New Castle County - N of Newark on Limestone Rd. , Newark
(2000 acres, 6 buildings, 8 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Foord & Massey Furniture Company Building (added 2006 - - #06000145)
Also known as N-7400
New Castle County - 701 N. Shipley St. , Wilmington
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Garrett, Elwood, Building (added 1985 - - #85003573)
New Castle County - 718 N. Market St. , Wilmington
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Greenbank Historic Area (added 1973 - - #73000513)
Also known as See Also:Greenbank Historic Area (Boundary Increase)
New Castle County - Greenbank Mill Rd., N of jct. of DE 41 and DE 2 , Marshallton
(50 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Evans,Oliver, et al.
Significant Year: 1795, 1811, 1852
Area of Significance: Invention, Engineering, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Grose, Robert, House (added 2001 - - #01001006)
New Castle County - 1000 Port Penn Rd. , Port Penn
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hanson, B. F., House (added 1982 - - #82002332)
New Castle County - W of Middletown , Middletown
(53 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Hanson,Benjamin F.
Significant Year: 1830, 1843
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Hockessin Friends Meetinghouse (added 1973 - - #73000510)
New Castle County - DE 275 and 254 at Meetinghouse Rd. , Hockessin
(50 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Holladay--Harrington House (added 2004 - - #04001077)
Also known as CRS# N-14151
New Castle County - 3705 Kennett Pike , Greenville
(48 acres, 2 buildings, 2 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Martin, William E.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Kingswood Methodist Episcopal Church (added 1989 - - #89000008)
Also known as Kingswood Mission of St. Paul's M.E. Church;Kingswood Commun
New Castle County - Fourteenth and Claymont Sts. , Wilmington
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Sport Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lombardy Hall (added 1972 - - #72000292)
Also known as Pizgah;New Wark;Gunning Bedford House
New Castle County - U.S. 202 , Wilmington
(15 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Bedford,Gunning,Jr.,et al.
Significant Year: 1682, 1783, 1812
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Lore, Charles B., Elementary School (added 1983 - - #83001337)
New Castle County - Fourth St. and Woodlawn Ave. , Wilmington
(20 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Francis,William,B. and Co, Guilbert and Betelle
Architectural Style: Other, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Main Office of the New Castle Leather Company (added 1985 - - #85003191)
Also known as Main Office
New Castle County - Eleventh and Poplar Sts. , Wilmington
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mount Cuba Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000627)
Also known as See Also:Wilmington & Western Railroad
New Castle County - SR 261 and DE 82 , Mount Cuba
(240 acres, 12 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Naaman's Creek School (added 1990 - - #90001715)
Also known as District School No. 1;Claymont School;Claymont Public Librar
New Castle County - Jct. of Philadelphia Pike and Darley Rd., Brandywine Creek , Claymont
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bird,William S.
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

New Castle Ice Piers (added 1982 - - #82002333)
New Castle County - Delaware River , New Castle
(90 acres, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Newark Passenger Station (added 1982 - - #82002346)
New Castle County - S. College Ave. and Amtrak Conrail RR , Newark
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fuller,S.T.
Architectural Style: Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Newport Railroad Station (added 1994 - - #93001515)
Also known as N-10976
New Castle County - James St. at Penn Central RR tracks, N side , Newport
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Noxontown (added 1973 - - #73000518)
New Castle County - S of Middletown off DE 896 , Middletown
(49 acres, 2 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Military, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Old Brick Store (added 1973 - - #73000541)
Also known as Old Brick Hotel;The Granary
New Castle County - NE of Smyrna off U.S. 13 , Smyrna
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Agriculture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Processing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Phillips, Thomas, Mill Complex (added 1983 - - #83001403)
New Castle County - 708 and 712 Nottingham Rd. , Newark
(57 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Public School No. 111-C (added 1979 - - #79000625)
New Castle County - DE 7 , Christiana
(20 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Betelle,James O.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: du Pont,Pierre S. III
Significant Year: 1923
Area of Significance: Black, Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Quaker Hill Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000635)
Also known as See Also:Quaker Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase)
New Castle County - Roughly bounded by Tatnall, Jefferson, 2nd and 7th Sts. , Wilmington
(200 acres, 110 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Gothic, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Robelen Piano Company Building (added 1985 - - #85003574)
New Castle County - 710 Market St. , Wilmington
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Robinson House (added 1971 - - #71000225)
Also known as Naaman`s
New Castle County - Naaman's Corner , Claymont
(10 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Robinson,Thomas
Significant Year: 1654, 1777, 1812
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military, Industry
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1650-1699
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA (steamboat) (added 1979 - - #79000637)
New Castle County - Christina River , Wilmington
(1 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pusey & Jones Corp., Sharp,George C.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Transportation, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Schagrin, Charles, Building (added 1985 - - #85000156)
Also known as state survey no.: N.2159
New Castle County - 608 N. Market St. , Wilmington
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

St. Georges Presbyterian Church (added 1984 - - #84000263)
New Castle County - Main St. , St. Georges
(10 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Allen,Edward
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

St. Thomas Episcopal Church (added 1982 - - #82002350)
New Castle County - 21 Elkton Rd. , Newark
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Upjohn,Richard
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Torbert Street Livery Stables (added 1998 - - #98001095)
Also known as Hercules Powder Company Printing Department;Charles Printing
New Castle County - 305-307 Torbert St. , Wilmington
(9 acres, 3 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Communications, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Communications Facility, Organizational, Road-Related, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wesley M.E. Church (added 1983 - - #83001407)
New Castle County - DE 896 , McClellandville
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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