National Register of Historic Places listings in Meeker County, Minnesota facts for kids
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Meeker County, Minnesota.
This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Meeker County, Minnesota, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in an online map.
There are 10 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county. Another property was once listed but has been removed.
|Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Location||City or town||Description|
|1||Henry Ames House||
|Minnesota Highway 24
||Litchfield||1888 brick house of a notable local contractor.|
|2||Bridge No. 90980||
|County Road 190 over the North Fork of the Crow River
||Forest City||1899 steel Pratt through truss bridge.|
|3||Brightwood Beach Cottage||
|S. Ripley Dr.
||Litchfield||1889 octagon house built as part of a resort.|
|4||District No. 48 School||
|17757 745th Ave.
||Dassel||1870 frame one-room schoolhouse.|
|5||Grand Army of the Republic Hall||
|370 N. Marshall St.
||Litchfield||1885 brick Grand Army of the Republic meeting hall. Now part of the Meeker County Historical Society Museum.|
|6||Litchfield Commercial Historic District||
|N. Sibley Ave. between Depot and 3rd Sts.
||Litchfield||Late-19th and early-20th century buildings of an agricultural commerce hub.|
|7||Litchfield Opera House||
|126 N. Marshall Ave.
||Litchfield||1900 brick Renaissance Revival performance hall.|
|8||Pipe Lake Fort||
|Off County Road 1, Cedar Mills Township
||Cosmos||Remnants of the state's only surviving sod fort, one of 12 military forts built in Minnesota in 1863 following the Dakota War of 1862.|
|9||Trinity Episcopal Church||
|400 N. Sibley Ave.
||Litchfield||Superlative Carpenter Gothic church built in 1871, believed to have been designed by Richard Upjohn.|
|10||Universal Laboratories Building||
|901 1st St., N.
||Dassel||1937 facility that became the key U.S. processor of ergot for drug manufacturing, a novel and timely enterprise on the eve of World War II. Now houses a local history museum.|
|Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Date removed||Location||City or town||Summary|
|1||West End Elevator||
||4th St. and Atlantic Ave.
||Dassel||1885 grain elevator. Burned down in 1987.|
National Register of Historic Places listings in Meeker County, Minnesota Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.