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1803
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WASHINGTON - Benton County - Historic Districts

Gold Coast Historic District
(added 2005 - Benton County - #04000315)
Roughly bounded by Willis St., Davison Ave., Hunt Ave., Davison Ave., and George Washington Way , Richland
(8900 acres, 117 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

Hanford North Archeological District
(added 1976 - Benton County - #76001871)
Address Restricted , Richland
(11000 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Wanapum
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Fishing Facility Or Site, Graves/Burials
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Locke Island Archeological District
(added 1976 - Benton County - #76001872)
Address Restricted , Richland
(15500 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Wanapum
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site, Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Rattlesnake Springs Sites
(added 1976 - Benton County - #76001873)
Also known as Rattlesnake Springs Archaeological District
Address Restricted , Richland
(2500 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Native American
Period of Significance: 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Research Facility

Ryegrass Archeological District
(added 1976 - Benton County - #76001874)
Address Restricted , Richland
(730 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Wanapum
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site, Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Snively Canyon Archeological District
(added 1976 - Benton County - #76001875)
Address Restricted , Richland
(3650 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Native American
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Extractive Facility, Village Site
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Research Facility

Tri-Cities Archaeological District
(added 1984 - Benton County - #84000468)
Address Restricted , Kenewick
(30267 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Cayuse, Frenchman Springs
Period of Significance: 1900-1750 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Graves/Burials
Current Function: Government, Landscape

Wooded Island Archeological District
(added 1976 - Benton County - #76001876)
Address Restricted , Richland
(7800 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Wanapum
Period of Significance: 1900-1750 AD, 1749-1500 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Fishing Facility Or Site
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction




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