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Bishop Hill Historic District
(added 1970 - Henry County - #70000244)
Also known as Bishop Hill Colony
Off US 34 , Bishop Hill
(1500 acres, 35 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, European, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling




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