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List of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Herkimer County, New York

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Herkimer County, New York. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in a map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates". Two districts are further designated a National Historic Landmark (NHL), and part of the county is included in the Adirondack Forest Preserve, another NHL.

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


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Listings county-wide

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Adirondack Forest Preserve
Adirondack Forest Preserve
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
(#66000891)
Northeast New York State
43°58′43″N 75°04′44″W / 43.978611°N 75.078889°W / 43.978611; -75.078889 (Adirondack Forest Preserve)
The county contains 558,875 acres (2,261.69 km2) that are part of the six million acre (24,000 km²) Adirondack Park.
2 Balloon Farm
Balloon Farm
01998-04-23April 23, 1998
(#98000391)
128 Cemetery Rd.
43°00′01″N 75°07′36″W / 43.000278°N 75.126667°W / 43.000278; -75.126667 (Balloon Farm)
Frankfort
3 Big Moose Community Chapel Upload image
02012-08-07August 7, 2012
(#12000478)
1544 Big Moose Rd.
43°49′03″N 74°52′43″W / 43.81763°N 74.87863°W / 43.81763; -74.87863 (Big Moose Community Chapel)
Eagle Bay vicinity
4 Blatchley House Upload image
02008-08-15August 15, 2008
(#08000770)
370 Blatchley Rd.
42°54′13″N 74°56′02″W / 42.903611°N 74.933889°W / 42.903611; -74.933889 (Blatchley House)
Vicinity of Jordanville
5 Bonfoy–Barstow House
Bonfoy–Barstow House
02011-08-24August 24, 2011
(#11000595)
485 E. Main St.
42°54′10″N 75°11′13″W / 42.902778°N 75.186944°W / 42.902778; -75.186944 (Bonfoy–Barstow House)
West Winfield
6 Benjamin Bowen House
Benjamin Bowen House
01998-11-05November 5, 1998
(#98001342)
7482 Main St.
43°11′16″N 75°03′09″W / 43.187778°N 75.0525°W / 43.187778; -75.0525 (Benjamin Bowen House)
Newport
7 Brace Farm Upload image
02013-06-05June 5, 2013
(#13000356)
428 Brace Rd.
42°55′50″N 75°10′04″W / 42.93051208900886°N 75.167891847647°W / 42.93051208900886; -75.16789184764662 (Brace Farm)
Meetinghouse Green
8 Breckwoldt-Ward House Upload image
02005-03-15March 15, 2005
(#05000164)
90 Van Buren St.
43°05′41″N 74°46′10″W / 43.094722°N 74.769444°W / 43.094722; -74.769444 (Breckwoldt-Ward House)
Dolgeville Home of George Ward, who prosecuted Chester Gillette for the murder of Grace Brown in 1906, the case which served as the model for Theodore Dreiser's An American Tragedy. Now a bed and breakfast operated by Ward's great-grandson
9 Church of the Good Shepherd Upload image
01997-08-21August 21, 1997
(#97000943)
NY 167, junction of NY 167 and Earl St.
42°52′57″N 74°57′48″W / 42.8825°N 74.963333°W / 42.8825; -74.963333 (Church of the Good Shepherd)
Cullen
10 Cold Brook Feed Mill
Cold Brook Feed Mill
01974-10-09October 9, 1974
(#74001243)
NY 8
43°14′23″N 75°02′29″W / 43.239722°N 75.041389°W / 43.239722; -75.041389 (Cold Brook Feed Mill)
Cold Brook
11 Covewood Lodge
Covewood Lodge
02004-05-12May 12, 2004
(#04000435)
120 Covewood Lodge Rd.
43°49′00″N 74°51′08″W / 43.816667°N 74.852222°W / 43.816667; -74.852222 (Covewood Lodge)
Big Moose
12 Alfred Dolge Hose Co. No. 1 Building Upload image
01994-08-19August 19, 1994
(#94001003)
Junction of S. Main and Slawson Sts., southwest corner
43°06′00″N 74°46′28″W / 43.1°N 74.774444°W / 43.1; -74.774444 (Alfred Dolge Hose Co. No. 1 Building)
Dolgeville
13 Emmanuel Episcopal Church
Emmanuel Episcopal Church
02009-07-29July 29, 2009
(#09000574)
588 Albany St.
43°02′39″N 74°51′19″W / 43.044231°N 74.855392°W / 43.044231; -74.855392 (Emmanuel Episcopal Church)
Little Falls
14 First United Methodist Church Upload image
02003-07-05July 5, 2003
(#03000601)
36 Second St.
43°00′49″N 75°02′21″W / 43.013611°N 75.039167°W / 43.013611; -75.039167 (First United Methodist Church)
Ilion
15 Fort Herkimer Church
Fort Herkimer Church
01972-07-24July 24, 1972
(#72000843)
NY 5S
43°01′05″N 74°57′16″W / 43.018056°N 74.954444°W / 43.018056; -74.954444 (Fort Herkimer Church)
East Herkimer
16 Frankfort Hill District No. 10 School Upload image
02011-06-23June 23, 2011
(#11000401)
2235 Albany Rd.
43°02′04″N 75°11′05″W / 43.034444°N 75.184722°W / 43.034444; -75.184722 (Frankfort Hill District No. 10 School)
Frankfort Hill vicinity
17 Frankfort Town Hall
Frankfort Town Hall
01999-12-09December 9, 1999
(#99001486)
140 S. Litchfield St.
43°02′20″N 75°04′23″W / 43.038889°N 75.073056°W / 43.038889; -75.073056 (Frankfort Town Hall)
Frankfort
18 Augustus Frisbie House
Augustus Frisbie House
01999-12-09December 9, 1999
(#99001487)
NY 29A
43°08′34″N 74°47′13″W / 43.142778°N 74.786944°W / 43.142778; -74.786944 (Augustus Frisbie House)
Salisbury Center
19 Goodsell House Upload image
02006-04-12April 12, 2006
(#06000265)
2993 Main St.
43°42′27″N 74°58′44″W / 43.7075°N 74.978889°W / 43.7075; -74.978889 (Goodsell House)
Old Forge
20 Herkimer County Courthouse
Herkimer County Courthouse
01972-01-14January 14, 1972
(#72000844)
320 N. Main St.
43°01′44″N 74°59′22″W / 43.028889°N 74.989444°W / 43.028889; -74.989444 (Herkimer County Courthouse)
Herkimer
21 Herkimer County Historical Society
Herkimer County Historical Society
01972-04-13April 13, 1972
(#72000845)
400 N. Main St.
43°01′45″N 74°59′22″W / 43.029167°N 74.989444°W / 43.029167; -74.989444 (Herkimer County Historical Society)
Herkimer
22 Herkimer County Jail
Herkimer County Jail
01972-01-14January 14, 1972
(#72000846)
327 N. Main St.
43°01′42″N 74°59′24″W / 43.028333°N 74.99°W / 43.028333; -74.99 (Herkimer County Jail)
Herkimer
23 Herkimer County Trust Company Building Upload image
01970-03-05March 5, 1970
(#70000421)
Corner of Ann and Albany Sts.
43°02′34″N 74°51′33″W / 43.042778°N 74.859167°W / 43.042778; -74.859167 (Herkimer County Trust Company Building)
Little Falls
24 Herkimer House
Herkimer House
01971-02-12February 12, 1971
(#71000539)
Near NY 5 S.
43°01′40″N 74°48′52″W / 43.027778°N 74.814444°W / 43.027778; -74.814444 (Herkimer House)
Danube Built in the 1750s by Nicholas Herkimer, who died there in 1777. In 1834, the house was owned by Herkimer's nephew, John Herkimer.
25 Holy Trinity Monastery
Holy Trinity Monastery
02011-06-23June 23, 2011
(#09000286)
1407 Robinson Road
42°55′39″N 74°56′02″W / 42.9275°N 74.933889°W / 42.9275; -74.933889 (Holy Trinity Monastery)
Jordanville vicinity Russian Orthodox monastery established in 1928 is one of the largest in the country and home to only remaining pre-1918 Russian language printing press.
26 Indian Castle Church
Indian Castle Church
01971-02-18February 18, 1971
(#71000540)
NY 5S
43°00′10″N 74°46′40″W / 43.002778°N 74.777778°W / 43.002778; -74.777778 (Indian Castle Church)
Indian Castle
27 Italian Community Bake Oven Upload image
02006-11-08November 8, 2006
(#06001003)
NY 167
43°02′21″N 74°50′02″W / 43.039167°N 74.833889°W / 43.039167; -74.833889 (Italian Community Bake Oven)
Little Falls
28 Jordanville Public Library
Jordanville Public Library
01984-05-24May 24, 1984
(#84002397)
Main St.
42°54′56″N 74°56′51″W / 42.915556°N 74.9475°W / 42.915556; -74.9475 (Jordanville Public Library)
Jordanville
29 James Keith House and Brown–Morey–Davis Farm Upload image
02014-01-15January 15, 2014
(#13001090)
2615 & 2608 Newport Rd
Coordinates missing
Newport vicinity
30 Lalino Stone Arch Bridge Upload image
02001-12-28December 28, 2001
(#01001397)
319 NY 29
43°08′14″N 74°56′42″W / 43.137222°N 74.945°W / 43.137222; -74.945 (Lalino Stone Arch Bridge)
Middleville
31 Little Falls City Hall
Little Falls City Hall
02011-08-24August 24, 2011
(#11000596)
659 E. Main St.
43°02′40″N 74°51′20″W / 43.044444°N 74.855556°W / 43.044444; -74.855556 (Little Falls City Hall)
Little Falls
32 Little Falls Historic District
Little Falls Historic District
02012-02-08February 8, 2012
(#12000013)
Roughly bounded by W. Monroe, W. Gansevoort, Prospect, Garden, E. Main, N. William, & Loomis St.
43°02′36″N 74°51′35″W / 43.043403°N 74.859594°W / 43.043403; -74.859594 (Little Falls Historic District)
Little Falls
33 Masonic Temple — Newport Lodge No. 445 F. & A.M.
Masonic Temple — Newport Lodge No. 445 F. & A.M.
02010-01-13January 13, 2010
(#09001228)
7408 NY 28
43°10′51″N 75°00′38″W / 43.180833°N 75.010556°W / 43.180833; -75.010556 (Masonic Temple — Newport Lodge No. 445 F. & A.M.)
Newport
34 Meetinghouse Green Road Cemetery Upload image
02013-06-05June 5, 2013
(#13000357)
Cross and Meeting House Rds.
42°55′08″N 75°09′50″W / 42.91881106622769°N 75.163927005275°W / 42.91881106622769; -75.1639270052745 (Meetinghouse Green Road Cemetery)
Meetinghouse Green vicinity
35 Menge House Complex Upload image
01996-12-16December 16, 1996
(#96001425)
98 Van Buren St.
43°05′38″N 74°46′12″W / 43.093889°N 74.77°W / 43.093889; -74.77 (Menge House Complex)
Dolgeville
36 Mohawk Upper Castle Historic District
Mohawk Upper Castle Historic District
01993-11-04November 4, 1993
(#93001621)
Address Restricted
Danube The district, declared a National Historic Landmark in 1993, includes the Indian Castle Church as well as archaeological sites. Upper Castle was a fortified village. The Indian Castle Church, built in 1769, is the only colonial Indian missionary church surviving in New York State, and is the only Iroquois building surviving from its time.
37 Newport Stone Arch Bridge
Newport Stone Arch Bridge
01992-02-10February 10, 1992
(#91002035)
Bridge St. across West Canada Creek
43°11′06″N 75°01′04″W / 43.185°N 75.017778°W / 43.185; -75.017778 (Newport Stone Arch Bridge)
Newport
38 New York Central Railroad Adirondack Division Historic District
New York Central Railroad Adirondack Division Historic District
01993-12-23December 23, 1993
(#93001451)
NYCRR Right-of-Way
43°42′02″N 75°00′09″W / 43.700556°N 75.0025°W / 43.700556; -75.0025 (New York Central Railroad Adirondack Division Historic District)
Thendara The New York Central passed through McKeever, Thendara, Big Moose Station, Beaver River, and Brandreth, and stations exist at Thendara and Big Moose. The Adirondack Scenic Railroad runs trains between Utica and Thendara.
39 New York State Barge Canal
New York State Barge Canal
02014-10-15October 15, 2014
(#14000860)
Linear across county
43°00′56″N 74°59′39″W / 43.015598°N 74.994180°W / 43.015598; -74.994180 (New York State Barge Canal)
Little Falls, Danube, Frankfort, German Flatts, Herkimer, Ilion, Mannheim, Mohawk, Ohio, Russia, Schuyler Successor to Erie Canal approved by state voters in early 20th century to compete with railroads; listing includes two of canal's reservoirs in Adirondacks.
40 Norway Baptist Church (former)
Norway Baptist Church (former)
02007-06-29June 29, 2007
(#07000622)
1067 Newport-Gray Rd.
43°12′25″N 74°57′11″W / 43.206944°N 74.953056°W / 43.206944; -74.953056 (Norway Baptist Church (former))
Norway
41 Old City Road Stone Arch Bridge Upload image
02001-12-28December 28, 2001
(#01001398)
Old City Rd.
43°09′51″N 74°59′08″W / 43.164167°N 74.985556°W / 43.164167; -74.985556 (Old City Road Stone Arch Bridge)
Welch Corners
42 Overlook Upload image
02010-07-19July 19, 2010
(#10000484)
1 Overlook Drive
43°03′00″N 74°51′32″W / 43.05°N 74.858889°W / 43.05; -74.858889 (Overlook)
Little Falls
43 Palatine German Frame House Upload image
02004-04-15April 15, 2004
(#04000282)
4217 NY 5
43°01′42″N 75°02′35″W / 43.028333°N 75.043056°W / 43.028333; -75.043056 (Palatine German Frame House)
Herkimer
44 Stuart Perry and William Swezey Houses Upload image
02012-11-28November 28, 2012
(#12000982)
7541 & 7551 Main St.
43°11′27″N 75°01′09″W / 43.190769°N 75.019242°W / 43.190769; -75.019242 (Stuart Perry and William Swezey Houses)
Newport
45 The Reformed Church
The Reformed Church
01972-03-16March 16, 1972
(#72000847)
405 N. Main St.
43°01′44″N 74°59′25″W / 43.028889°N 74.990278°W / 43.028889; -74.990278 (The Reformed Church)
Herkimer
46 Remington House Upload image
01997-08-21August 21, 1997
(#97000942)
1279 Upper Barringer Rd.
42°59′27″N 75°05′12″W / 42.990833°N 75.086667°W / 42.990833; -75.086667 (Remington House)
Kinne Corners
47 Remington Stables Upload image
01976-10-29October 29, 1976
(#76001222)
1 Remington Ave.
43°00′44″N 75°02′07″W / 43.012222°N 75.035278°W / 43.012222; -75.035278 (Remington Stables)
Ilion
48 Rice–Dodge–Burgess Farm Upload image
02015-11-24November 24, 2015
(#15000821)
588 NY 51
42°54′47″N 75°07′11″W / 42.913164°N 75.1196167°W / 42.913164; -75.1196167 (Rice–Dodge–Burgess Farm)
Cedarville Well-preserved 1820s farm complex
49 Thomas Richardson House Upload image
01984-09-07September 7, 1984
(#84002400)
317 W. Main St.
43°01′11″N 75°02′52″W / 43.019722°N 75.047778°W / 43.019722; -75.047778 (Thomas Richardson House)
Ilion
50 Route 29 Stone Arch Bridge Upload image
02001-01-26January 26, 2001
(#00001685)
NY 29
43°08′15″N 74°56′59″W / 43.1375°N 74.949722°W / 43.1375; -74.949722 (Route 29 Stone Arch Bridge)
Middleville
51 Russia Corners Historic District
Russia Corners Historic District
01996-07-25July 25, 1996
(#96000815)
Roughly, junction of Military and Beecher Rds.
43°15′27″N 75°04′48″W / 43.2575°N 75.08°W / 43.2575; -75.08 (Russia Corners Historic District)
Russia
52 Salisbury Center Covered Bridge
Salisbury Center Covered Bridge
01972-06-19June 19, 1972
(#72000848)
Fairview Rd. over Spruce Creek
43°08′27″N 74°47′17″W / 43.140833°N 74.788056°W / 43.140833; -74.788056 (Salisbury Center Covered Bridge)
Salisbury Center
53 Salisbury Center Grange Hall
Salisbury Center Grange Hall
01999-02-12February 12, 1999
(#99000056)
2550 NY 29
43°08′32″N 74°47′18″W / 43.142222°N 74.788333°W / 43.142222; -74.788333 (Salisbury Center Grange Hall)
Salisbury Center
54 James Sanders House
James Sanders House
02006-04-12April 12, 2006
(#06000255)
546 Garden St.
43°02′43″N 74°51′28″W / 43.045278°N 74.857778°W / 43.045278; -74.857778 (James Sanders House)
Little Falls
55 Snells Bush Church and Cemetery Upload image
02004-02-26February 26, 2004
(#04000092)
Snells Bush Rd.
43°02′18″N 74°46′26″W / 43.038333°N 74.773889°W / 43.038333; -74.773889 (Snells Bush Church and Cemetery)
Manheim
56 South Ann Street-Mill Street Historic District Upload image
02008-03-06March 6, 2008
(#08000139)
S. Ann & Mill Sts.
43°02′28″N 74°51′32″W / 43.041089°N 74.858803°W / 43.041089; -74.858803 (South Ann Street-Mill Street Historic District)
Little Falls
57 Sunset Hill Upload image
02007-01-04January 4, 2007
(#06001205)
102 NY 167
42°51′28″N 74°58′50″W / 42.857706°N 74.980444°W / 42.857706; -74.980444 (Sunset Hill)
Warren
58 Thendara Historic District
Thendara Historic District
02010-11-10November 10, 2010
(#10000897)
Roughly bounded by Birch St. and Forge St.
43°42′02″N 74°59′42″W / 43.700556°N 74.995°W / 43.700556; -74.995 (Thendara Historic District)
Thendara
59 Trinity Episcopal Church-Fairfield Upload image
01993-06-10June 10, 1993
(#93000499)
NY 29 (Salisbury St.)
43°08′09″N 74°54′41″W / 43.135833°N 74.911389°W / 43.135833; -74.911389 (Trinity Episcopal Church-Fairfield)
Fairfield
60 US Post Office-Dolgeville Upload image
01988-11-17November 17, 1988
(#88002486)
41 S. Main St.
43°06′01″N 74°46′22″W / 43.100278°N 74.772778°W / 43.100278; -74.772778 (US Post Office-Dolgeville)
Dolgeville part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, Thematic Resource (TR)
61 US Post Office-Frankfort Upload image
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002512)
130 E. Main St.
43°02′18″N 75°04′15″W / 43.038333°N 75.070833°W / 43.038333; -75.070833 (US Post Office-Frankfort)
Frankfort part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
62 US Post Office-Herkimer Upload image
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002501)
135 Park Ave.
43°01′33″N 74°59′18″W / 43.025833°N 74.988333°W / 43.025833; -74.988333 (US Post Office-Herkimer)
Herkimer part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
63 US Post Office-Ilion Upload image
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002513)
48 First St.
43°00′53″N 75°02′15″W / 43.014722°N 75.0375°W / 43.014722; -75.0375 (US Post Office-Ilion)
Ilion part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
64 US Post Office-Little Falls Upload image
01989-05-11May 11, 1989
(#88002343)
25 W. Main St.
43°02′34″N 74°51′38″W / 43.042778°N 74.860556°W / 43.042778; -74.860556 (US Post Office-Little Falls)
Little Falls part of the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943, TR
65 Yale-Cady Octagon House and Yale Lock Factory Site
Yale-Cady Octagon House and Yale Lock Factory Site
02007-09-29September 29, 2007
(#07001019)
7550 N. Main St.
43°11′34″N 75°01′06″W / 43.192778°N 75.018333°W / 43.192778; -75.018333 (Yale-Cady Octagon House and Yale Lock Factory Site)
Newport An octagonal house and the adjoining site of the lock factory of Linus Yale, Sr. and his son Linus Yale, Jr., the inventor of the cylinder lock. Linus Yale, Sr., built the house in 1849 as a gift for his daughter.
66 Zoller-Frasier Round Barn Upload image
01984-09-29September 29, 1984
(#84002401)
Fords Bush Rd.
42°58′21″N 74°46′34″W / 42.9725°N 74.776111°W / 42.9725; -74.776111 (Zoller-Frasier Round Barn)
Newville part of the Central Plan Dairy Barns of New York TR

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