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1861, April 12
First guns are fired in Civil War at Union installation at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, over question of southern states' right to secede from the Union.
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NEW HAMPSHIRE - Strafford County

Back River Farm (added 1984 - - #84003236)
Also known as Samuel Emerson Farm
Bay View Rd. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Canaan Chapel (added 1982 - - #82001877)
Also known as Canaan Free Will Baptist Church
Canaan Rd. , Barrington
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Perry,John Hill
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

County Farm Bridge (added 1975 - - #75000237)
Also known as County Farm Covered Bridge
NW of Dover on County Farm Rd. , Dover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Durham Historic District (added 1980 - - #80000308)
Also known as See also:Adams--Sullivan House
Main St. and Newmarket Rd. , Durham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Farmington Town Pound (added 1993 - - #93000884)
NW side of Pound Rd. 300 ft. north of the jct. of Ten Rod Rd. , Farmington
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

First Parish Church (added 1982 - - #82001696)
218 Central Ave. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davis,Capt. James
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

First Parish Church Site-Dover Point (added 1983 - - #83001153)
Dover Point Rd. , Dover
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: not availabe
Period of Significance: 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Religious Structure
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Free Will Baptist Church (added 1980 - - #80000310)
Ridge Top Road , New Durham
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Garrison Hill Park and Tower (added 1987 - - #87001413)
Also known as Garrison Hill Park and Joseph Bowne Sawyer Memorial Observat
Abbie Sawyer Memorial Dr. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Worcester,J.R. & Co.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Communications Facility, Park, Road-Related

Green Street School (added 1985 - - #85000481)
Also known as Union School
104 Green St. , Somersworth
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Hale, William, House (added 1980 - - #80000309)
Also known as Lafayette House
5 Hale St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pendexter,George,& Edward, Johnson,Bradbury
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Hayes, Richard, House (added 1986 - - #86000283)
Also known as Hayes Homestead
184 Gonic Rd. , Rochester
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hayes,Richard
Architectural Style: Other, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Work In Progress

Jenness Farm (added 2001 - - #01000206)
626 Pickering Rd. , Rochester
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling

Lehoullier Building (added 1979 - - #79000211)
Also known as Great Falls Manufacturing Co.;Reys Sandwich Shop
161--169 Main St. , Somersworth
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Milton Town House (added 1980 - - #80000311)
NH 16 and Town House Rd. , Milton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Religious Structure
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall

New Durham Meetinghouse and Pound (added 1980 - - #80000312)
Also known as The Old Meetinghouse and Pound
Old Bay Rd. , New Durham
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

New Durham Town Hall (added 1980 - - #80000313)
Main St. and Ridge Rd. , New Durham
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ramsdell,Alvah T.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Plumer--Jones Farm (added 1979 - - #79000212)
Also known as Jones Farm
N of Milton on NH 16 , Milton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Hotel, Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area

Plummer Homestead (added 2002 - - #02000638)
Also known as Plumer Homestead
1273 White Mountain Hwy. , Milton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Public Market (added 1985 - - #85000541)
Also known as Morrill Block
93 Washington St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tappan,Stephen
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Historic Person: Tappan,Stephen
Significant Year: 1889, 1927, 1846
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling

Queensbury Mill (added 1987 - - #86003362)
Also known as Somersworth Building Company Mill
1 Market St. , Somersworth
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Reade, Michael, House (added 1980 - - #80000314)
Also known as Hughes--Beckingham House
43 Main St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Reade,Michael
Significant Year: 1780
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Religious Society of Friends Meetinghouse (added 1980 - - #80000421)
141 Central Ave. , Dover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Rochester Commercial and Industrial District (added 1983 - - #83001154)
N. Main, Wakefield, Hanson, S. Main Sts. and Central Square , Rochester
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Engineering, Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Rollins Farm Bridge (added 1995 - - #95001425)
Ham Rd. over the Guilford (B & M) Main Line RR tracks , Rollinsford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Rollinsford Town Hall (added 1999 - - #99000268)
667 Main St. , Rollinsford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ramsdell, Alvah Thurston
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Civic, Government Office, School
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Government Office

Salmon Falls Mill Historic District (added 1980 - - #80000315)
Front St. , Rollinsford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Engineering, Industry, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Warehouse, Water Works
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Sawyer Building (added 1980 - - #80000316)
Also known as Flat Iron Building
4--6 Portland St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Customhouse, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Sawyer Woolen Mills (added 1989 - - #89001208)
Also known as Sawyer Mills
1 Mill St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

St. Thomas Episcopal Church (added 1984 - - #84003241)
5 Hale St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vaughan,Henry
Architectural Style: Other, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Strafford County Farm (added 1981 - - #81000100)
County Farm Rd. , Dover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Institutional Housing
Current Function: Government, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Sanatorium

Strafford Union Academy (added 1983 - - #83001155)
Also known as Austin Hall
NH 202A and 126 , Strafford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sullivan, Gen. John, House (added 1972 - - #72000089)
Also known as Adams--Sullivan House
23 New Market Rd. , Durham
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Sullivan,Gen. John
Significant Year: 1795, 1764
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Thompson Hall (added 1996 - - #96001468)
Also known as T. Hall
off Main St., University of New Hampshire campus , Durham
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Randlett, James E., Dow, Edward
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

US Post Office--Dover Main (added 1986 - - #86002273)
Also known as Dover Main Post Office
133--137 Washington St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Taylor,James K.
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

US Post Office--Somersworth Main (added 1986 - - #86002246)
Also known as Somersworth Main Post Office
2 Elm St. , Somersworth
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Turnbull,N.H., Wetmore,James A.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Wiswall Falls Mills Site (added 1988 - - #88000184)
Address Restricted , Durham
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Rural American
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Water Works
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Woodman Institute (added 1980 - - #80000317)
Also known as John Parker Hale House;Woodman House;Damme Garrison House
182 Central Ave. , Dover
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Palmer,Captain William
Architectural Style: Federal, Other
Historic Person: Hale,John Parker
Significant Year: 1813, 1818, 1675
Area of Significance: Conservation, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Wyatt, Samuel, House (added 1982 - - #82000626)
7 Church St. , Dover
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pendexter,George
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Literature, Education, Social History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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