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This list presents the full set of buildings, structures, objects, sites, or districts designated on the National Register of Historic Places in Curry County, Oregon, and offers brief descriptive information about each of them. The National Register recognizes places of national, state, or local historic significance across the United States. Out of over 90,000 National Register sites nationwide, Oregon is home to over 2,000, and 46 of those are found in Curry County.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 35-CU-215-High Point Shell Midden
March 6, 2001
(#01000135)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
2 Arch Rock
Arch Rock
September 10, 1997
(#97001058)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
3 Archeological Site 35CU1
September 10, 1997
(#97001043)
Address restricted
Sixes
4 Archeological Site 35CU13
September 10, 1997
(#97001045)
Address restricted
Port Orford
5 Archeological Site 35CU14
September 10, 1997
(#97001046)
Address restricted
Port Orford
6 Archeological Site 35CU142
September 10, 1997
(#97001050)
Address restricted
Port Orford
7 Archeological Site 35CU153
September 10, 1997
(#97001049)
Address restricted
Port Orford
8 Archeological Site 35CU16
September 10, 1997
(#97001048)
Address restricted
Port Orford
9 Archeological Site 35CU31
September 10, 1997
(#97001055)
Address restricted
Pistol River
10 Archeological Site 35CU69
September 10, 1997
(#97001066)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
11 Archeological Site 35CU79
September 10, 1997
(#97001070)
Address restricted
Brookings
12 Archeological Site 35CU80
September 10, 1997
(#97001069)
Address restricted
Brookings
13 Archeological Site 35CU83
September 10, 1997
(#97001042)
Address restricted
Sixes
14 Blacklock Point Lithic Site
August 5, 1994
(#94000805)
Address restricted
Port Orford
15 Blacklock Point Shell Midden
August 5, 1994
(#94000804)
Address restricted
Port Orford
16 Cape Blanco Lighthouse
Cape Blanco Lighthouse
April 21, 1993
(#73002339)
Westernmost part of Cape Blanco, W of Sixes
42°50′14″N 124°33′44″W / 42.837222°N 124.562222°W / 42.837222; -124.562222 (Cape Blanco Lighthouse)
Sixes
17 Cape Blanco Lithic Site
June 4, 1992
(#92000667)
Address restricted
Port Orford
18 Central Building
Central Building
April 1, 1980
(#80003309)
703 Chetco Ave.
42°03′06″N 124°16′55″W / 42.051667°N 124.281944°W / 42.051667; -124.281944 (Central Building)
Brookings Built in 1915 by the C&O Lumber Company, the Central Building served as administration building for the Brookings Land & Townsite Co. in the mill town of Brookings.
19 Eagle Rock
September 10, 1997
(#97001054)
Address restricted
Pistol River
20 Gold Beach Ranger Station
Gold Beach Ranger Station
April 8, 1986
(#86000818)
29279 Ellensburg Avenue
42°24′07″N 124°25′08″W / 42.401944°N 124.418889°W / 42.401944; -124.418889 (Gold Beach Ranger Station)
Gold Beach The Cascadian Rustic buildings of the Gold Beach Ranger Station were built in 1936 by a Civilian Conservation Corps crew from Gasquet, California.
21 Zane Grey Cabin
Zane Grey Cabin
June 28, 2016
(#16000413)
North bank of the Rogue River
42°42′07″N 123°48′17″W / 42.701871°N 123.804688°W / 42.701871; -123.804688 (Zane Grey Cabin)
Galice vicinity Zane Grey (1872–1939), the master author of the American West, built this cabin on the lower Rogue River in 1926 and used it as a frequent retreat until 1935.
22 Harris Park Mound
September 10, 1997
(#97001068)
Address restricted
Brookings
23 Patrick Hughes House
Patrick Hughes House
November 28, 1980
(#80003310)
Cape Blanco State Park
42°50′33″N 124°32′13″W / 42.8425°N 124.536944°W / 42.8425; -124.536944 (Patrick Hughes House)
Sixes The Hughes House, which combines elements of the Queen Anne and Stick-Eastlake architectural styles, was designed by P.J. Lindberg and built in 1898.
24 Mary D. Hume
Mary D. Hume
August 1, 1979
(#79002052)
Port of Gold Beach
42°25′18″N 124°25′06″W / 42.421667°N 124.418333°W / 42.421667; -124.418333 (Mary D. Hume)
Gold Beach Steamer built in 1880 in Gold Beach, wrecked at Gold Beach
25 Indian Sands
September 10, 1997
(#97001061)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
26 Indian Sands
June 4, 1992
(#92000668)
Address restricted
Brookings
27 Khustenete-Hustenate-Xusteneten
September 10, 1997
(#97001057)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
28 Peter John Lindberg House
Peter John Lindberg House
January 7, 2015
(#14001131)
906 N. Washington Street
42°44′46″N 124°29′44″W / 42.746038°N 124.495638°W / 42.746038; -124.495638 (Peter John Lindberg House)
Port Orford
29 Little Ridge-Cape Sebastian (35CU77)
September 10, 1997
(#97001051)
Address restricted
Pistol River
30 Little Ridge-Cape Sebastian (35CU78)
September 10, 1997
(#97001052)
Address restricted
Pistol River
31 Lone Ranch Creek Mound
September 10, 1997
(#97001067)
Address restricted
Brookings
32 Miller Creek
September 10, 1997
(#97001059)
Address restricted
Carpenterville Also known as the Miller Shell Midden.
33 Newburgh Lithic Site (35CU209)
September 10, 1997
(#97001041)
Address restricted
Sixes
34 Pistol River Site-Chetlessentan-Chetleshin-Chet-less-chun-dunn
Pistol River Site-Chetlessentan-Chetleshin-Chet-less-chun-dunn
September 10, 1997
(#97001053)
Atop bluffs immediately north of the mouth of the Pistol River
42°16′52″N 124°24′05″W / 42.281111°N 124.401389°W / 42.281111; -124.401389 (Pistol River Site-Chetlessentan-Chetleshin-Chet-less-chun-dunn)
Pistol River
35 Port Orford Coast Guard Station
Port Orford Coast Guard Station
May 29, 1998
(#98000606)
92331 Coast Guard Hill Rd.
42°44′23″N 124°30′33″W / 42.739722°N 124.509167°W / 42.739722; -124.509167 (Port Orford Coast Guard Station)
Port Orford
36 Port Orford Site
September 10, 1997
(#97001044)
Address restricted
Port Orford
37 Rogue River Bridge No. 01172
Rogue River Bridge No. 01172
August 5, 2005
(#05000814)
OR Coast 9, US 101, MP 327.70
42°25′39″N 124°24′44″W / 42.4275°N 124.412222°W / 42.4275; -124.412222 (Rogue River Bridge No. 01172)
Gold Beach Also known as the Isaac Lee Patterson Bridge.
38 Rogue River Ranch
Rogue River Ranch
December 29, 1975
(#75001581)
E of Agness near confluence of Mule Creek and Rogue River
42°43′06″N 123°52′53″W / 42.718333°N 123.881389°W / 42.718333; -123.881389 (Rogue River Ranch)
Agness
39 Sheep Trail Shell Midden (35CU32)
September 10, 1997
(#97001056)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
40 Sixes Hotel
Sixes Hotel
October 22, 1992
(#92001325)
93316 Sixes River Rd.
42°49′04″N 124°28′50″W / 42.817724°N 124.480421°W / 42.817724; -124.480421 (Sixes Hotel)
Sixes
41 Thunder Rock
September 10, 1997
(#97001060)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
42 Whale Head
Whale Head
September 10, 1997
(#97001062)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
43 Whaleshead Lithic Site (35CU207)
September 10, 1997
(#97001064)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
44 Whaleshead South Midden (35CU208)
September 10, 1997
(#97001063)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
45 Whaleshead Trail Viewpoint (35CU36)
Whaleshead Trail Viewpoint (35CU36)
September 10, 1997
(#97001065)
Address restricted
Carpenterville
46 Wheeler Ridge Japanese Bombing Site
Wheeler Ridge Japanese Bombing Site
July 6, 2006
(#06000589)
Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
42°04′42″N 124°06′40″W / 42.078333°N 124.111111°W / 42.078333; -124.111111 (Wheeler Ridge Japanese Bombing Site)
Brookings Site of first bombing in the United States by airplane

Former listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Archeological Site 35CU156
September 10, 1997
(#97001047)
April 29, 2010
Address restricted
Port Orford

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