National Register of Historic Places listings in La Plata County, Colorado facts for kids

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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in La Plata County, Colorado.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in La Plata County, Colorado, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a map.

There are 14 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

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

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Colorado Ute Power Plant
Colorado Ute Power Plant
September 29, 1983
(#83001323)
14th St. and the Animas River
37°16′44″N 107°52′47″W / 37.278889°N 107.879722°W / 37.278889; -107.879722 (Colorado Ute Power Plant)
Durango
2 Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Locomotive No. 315
Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Locomotive No. 315
October 24, 2008
(#08001008)
479 Main Ave.
Coordinates missing
Durango
3 Durango High School
Durango High School
October 20, 2001
(#01001119)
201 E. 12th St.
37°16′36″N 107°52′39″W / 37.276667°N 107.8775°W / 37.276667; -107.8775 (Durango High School)
Durango
4 Durango Rock Shelters Archeology Site
February 11, 1985
(#85000260)
Address Restricted
Durango
5 Durango-Silverton Narrow-Gauge Railroad
Durango-Silverton Narrow-Gauge Railroad
October 15, 1966
(#66000247)
Right-of-way between Durango and Silverton
37°17′51″N 107°42′39″W / 37.2975°N 107.710833°W / 37.2975; -107.710833 (Durango-Silverton Narrow-Gauge Railroad)
Durango
6 East Third Avenue Historic Residential District
East Third Avenue Historic Residential District
October 11, 1984
(#84000024)
E. 3rd. Ave. between 5th and 15th Sts.
37°16′26″N 107°52′37″W / 37.273889°N 107.876944°W / 37.273889; -107.876944 (East Third Avenue Historic Residential District)
Durango
7 La Plata County Fairgrounds
August 12, 1991
(#91001031)
2500 Main Ave.
37°17′33″N 107°52′22″W / 37.2925°N 107.872778°W / 37.2925; -107.872778 (La Plata County Fairgrounds)
Durango
8 Main Avenue Historic District
Main Avenue Historic District
August 7, 1980
(#80000907)
Main Ave.
37°16′23″N 107°52′48″W / 37.273056°N 107.88°W / 37.273056; -107.88 (Main Avenue Historic District)
Durango
9 Newman Block
Newman Block
October 15, 1979
(#79000613)
801-813 Main Ave.
37°16′21″N 107°52′50″W / 37.2725°N 107.880556°W / 37.2725; -107.880556 (Newman Block)
Durango
10 Ochsner Hospital
Ochsner Hospital
May 4, 1995
(#95000534)
805 5th Ave.
37°16′16″N 107°52′30″W / 37.271111°N 107.875°W / 37.271111; -107.875 (Ochsner Hospital)
Durango
11 Rochester Hotel
Rochester Hotel
February 29, 1996
(#96000200)
726 E. 2nd Ave.
37°16′17″N 107°52′44″W / 37.271389°N 107.878889°W / 37.271389; -107.878889 (Rochester Hotel)
Durango
12 Smiley Junior High School
Smiley Junior High School
November 27, 2002
(#02001462)
1309 E. 3rd Ave.
37°16′39″N 107°52′34″W / 37.2775°N 107.876111°W / 37.2775; -107.876111 (Smiley Junior High School)
Durango
13 Spring Creek Archeological District
May 21, 1983
(#83001322)
Address Restricted
Bayfield
14 Ute Mountain Ute Mancos Canyon Historic District
Ute Mountain Ute Mancos Canyon Historic District
May 2, 1972
(#72000273)
Address Restricted
Durango

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