National Register of Historic Places listings in Spencer County, Indiana

Location of Spencer County in Indiana

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Spencer County, Indiana.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Spencer County, Indiana, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map.[1]

There are 7 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark. Another 2 properties were once listed but have been removed.

Properties and districts located in incorporated areas display the name of the municipality, while properties and districts in unincorporated areas display the name of their civil township. Properties and districts split between multiple jurisdictions display the names of all jurisdictions.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted December 16, 2016.[2]

Current listings

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Huffman Mill Covered Bridge
Huffman Mill Covered Bridge
April 1, 1998
CR 1490N over the Anderson River, east of Fulda
38°06′14″N 86°46′37″W / 38.103889°N 86.776944°W / 38.103889; -86.776944 (Huffman Mill Covered Bridge)
Harrison Township Extends into Perry County
2 Colonel William Jones House
Colonel William Jones House
May 12, 1975
West of Gentryville on Troy-Vincennes Rd.
38°06′51″N 87°02′34″W / 38.114115°N 87.04291°W / 38.114115; -87.04291 (Colonel William Jones House)
Jackson Township Part of Lincoln State Park
3 Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial
Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial
October 15, 1966
State Road 162, southeast of Lincoln City
38°07′06″N 86°59′49″W / 38.118333°N 86.996944°W / 38.118333; -86.996944 (Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial)
Carter and Clay Townships
4 Lincoln Pioneer Village
Lincoln Pioneer Village
April 20, 1998
Junction of 9th St. and Eureka Rd.
37°52′48″N 87°03′28″W / 37.880000°N 87.057778°W / 37.880000; -87.057778 (Lincoln Pioneer Village)
5 St. Boniface Church
St. Boniface Church
October 23, 1980
State Road 545 at Fulda
38°06′41″N 86°50′08″W / 38.111389°N 86.835556°W / 38.111389; -86.835556 (St. Boniface Church)
Harrison Township
6 Mathias Sharp House
Mathias Sharp House
June 16, 1983
319 S. 2nd St.
37°52′48″N 87°02′40″W / 37.88°N 87.044444°W / 37.88; -87.044444 (Mathias Sharp House)
7 Spencer County Courthouse
Spencer County Courthouse
March 12, 1999
Bounded by 2nd, 3rd, Main, and Walnut Sts.
37°52′57″N 87°02′47″W / 37.8825°N 87.046389°W / 37.8825; -87.046389 (Spencer County Courthouse)

Former listings

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listedDate removed Location City or town Summary
1 Brown-Kercheval House Upload image
September 20, 1973
April 28, 1994
315 S. 2nd St.
2 Deutsch Evangelische St. Paul's Kirche
Deutsch Evangelische St. Paul's Kirche
September 27, 1984
November 13, 2012
South of central Santa Claus on Sante Fe Rd.
38°06′40″N 86°54′33″W / 38.111111°N 86.909167°W / 38.111111; -86.909167 (Deutsch Evangelische St. Paul's Kirche)
Santa Claus Moved to Santa Claus Park in 2012[6]

See also

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  1. The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on December 16, 2016.
  3. 1 2 Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  5. The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  6. Historic church relocated to Santa Claus Park, Evansville Courier & Press, 2012-02-08. Accessed 2012-10-12.
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