National Register of Historic Places listings in Maine facts for kids

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This is a list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Maine. There are approximately 1,600 listed sites in Maine. Each of the state's 16 counties has more than forty listings on the National Register.

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

Current listings by county

The following are approximate tallies of current listings by county. These counts are based on entries in the National Register Information Database as of April 24, 2008 and new weekly listings posted since then on the National Register of Historic Places web site. There are frequent additions to the listings and occasional delistings and the counts here are approximate and not official. New entries are added to the official Register on a weekly basis. Also, the counts in this table exclude boundary increase and decrease listings which only modify the area covered by an existing property or district, although carrying a separate National Register reference number.

Grace Bailey
Grace Bailey (schooner), in Knox County
County # of Sites
1 Androscoggin 106
2 Aroostook 59
3.1 Cumberland: Portland 90
3.2 Cumberland: Other 142
3.3 Cumberland: Total 232
4 Franklin 43
5 Hancock 125
6 Kennebec 132
7 Knox 90
8 Lincoln 105
9 Oxford 94
10 Penobscot 107
11 Piscataquis 55
12 Sagadahoc 59
13 Somerset 58
14 Waldo 63
15 Washington 100
16 York 179
(duplicates) (8)
Total: 1,599

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