National Register of Historic Places listings in Niagara County, New York facts for kids
This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Niagara 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". Four of these are further designated as National Historic Landmarks.
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|Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Location||City or town||Description|
|1||Adams Power Plant Transformer House||
|Buffalo Ave. near Portage Rd.
||Niagara Falls||McKim, Mead, and White designed structure from the first alternating current electric generating plant in the world; constructed in 1895.|
|2||Ascension Roman Catholic Church Complex||
|168 and 172 Robinson St. and 61, 69, and 91 Keil St.
||North Tonawanda||Complex built around 1894 church was social center of immigrant life in early 20th-century North Tonawanda|
|32 Cottage St.
||Lockport||Federal style stone dwelling built in 1832; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|4||Constant Riley W. Bixby House||
|2888 Carmen Rd.
||Hartland||Two-story cobblestone dwelling built in 1845; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State.|
|5||Col. William M. and Nancy Ralston Bond House||
|143 Ontario St.
||Lockport||Brick dwelling constructed in 1823 in the late Federal / early Greek Revival style.|
|6||Amzi Bradley Farmstead||
|8915 Bradley Rd.
||Hartland||Two-story cobblestone dwelling built in 1836; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State.|
|249 Goundry St.
||North Tonawanda||Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie funded library constructed in 1903; now local arts center.|
|8||John Carter Farmstead||
|206 Lake Rd.
||Youngstown||Italianate style brick dwelling and barn.|
|305 High St.
||Lockport||Stone dwelling built in 1856; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|327 High St.
||Lockport||Stone dwelling built in 1870; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|11||Chilton Avenue-Orchard Parkway Historic District||
|Portions of Chilton Avenue and Orchard Parkway
|12||Cold Springs Cemetery||
|4849 Cold Springs Rd.
||Lockport||Cemetery founded in 1815; notable interments include Erie Canal proponent Jesse Hawley and Cuthbert W. Pound.|
|13||Nathan Comstock Jr. House||
|299 Old Niagara Road
||Lockport||Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York MPS|
|202 Akron St.
||Lockport||Federal style stone dwelling built in 1842; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|15||DAY PECKINPAUGH, (canal motorship)||
|NYS Barge Canal
||Lockport||Canal motorship built in 1921.|
|16||Deveaux School Historic District||
|2900 Lewiston Rd.
||Niagara Falls||Campus of school for impoverished boys; later boys prep school.|
|62 Webster St
|18||District #10 Schoolhouse||
|9713 Seaman Rd.
||Hartland||Cobblestone one-room school built in 1845; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State.|
|74 Niagara St.
||Lockport||Federal style stone dwelling built in 1840; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|20||First Baptist Church||
|6073 East Ave.
||Newfane||Cobblestone church built in 1843; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State.|
|21||First Presbyterian Church||
|311 1st St., Rainbow Blvd., N.
|22||First Presbyterian Manse||
|162 Buffalo Ave.
|23||First Unitarian Universalist Church of Niagara||
|639 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Classical Revival style constructed in 1921–22.|
|24||Former Niagara Falls High School||
|1201 Pine Ave.
||Niagara Falls||High school built in 1923–24; now community arts center.|
|25||Fort Niagara Light||
||Youngstown||Lighthouse built in 1872; deactivated in 1993.|
|460 Center St.
||Lewiston||Stone former hotel structure built in 1824.|
|98 N. Transit St.
||Lockport||Two-story stone dwelling built in 1850; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|28||Harrington Cobblestone Farmhouse and Barn Complex||
|8993 Ridge Rd.
||Hartland||Cobblestone house built in 1843; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State.|
|29||Allan Herschell Carousel Factory||
|180 Thompson St.
||North Tonawanda||Carousel factory built 1910-1915; now museum.|
|30||The Herschell–Spillman Motor Company Complex||
|184 Sweeney St.
|31||High and Locust Streets Historic District||
|23-54 Park Pl., 143-399 High, 119-224 Locust & 23-43 Spalding Sts.
||Lockport||Well-preserved neighborhood of homes built by affluent residents in late 19th century|
|525 Riverside Dr.
||Niagara Falls||Gothic Revival cottage built about 1855; now operated as a bed and breakfast.|
|33||Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church Complex||
|1419 Falls St.
|83 Monroe St.
||Lockport||Stone dwelling built in 1833; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|35||House at 8 Berkley Drive||
|8 Berkley Drive
||Lockport||Prairie style home constructed in 1957.|
|36||Jefferson Apartment Building||
|250 Rainbow Blvd.
||Niagara Falls||Eight story brick apartment building constructed in 1926.|
|Earl W. Brydges Artpark State Park
|Lewiston||Indian burial mound.|
|38||Lockport Industrial District||
|Bounded roughly by Erie Canal, Gooding, Clinton, and Water Sts.
||Lockport||Includes two sets of Erie Canal locks constructed in 1859 and in 1909-1918 and related industrial structures or remains.|
|39||Lower Landing Archeological District||
||Lewiston||Western end of portage around Niagara Falls.|
|40||Lower Niagara River Spear Fishing Docks Historic District||
|41||Lowertown Historic District||
|Roughly bounded by Erie Canal and New York Central RR
||Lockport||Residential district with structures constructed 1820s to 1860s.|
|279 Caledonia St.
||Lockport||Stone dwelling built about 1860; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|43||James G. Marshall House||
|740 Park Place
||Niagara Falls||Three story Arts and Crafts style dwelling built in 1913|
|44||Benjamin C. Moore Mill||
|Pine St. on the Erie Canal
||Lockport||Stone former grist mill built in 1864; served as city hall and now welcome center.|
|45||Morse Cobblestone Farmhouse||
|2773 Maple Road
||Wilson||part of the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State MPS|
|46||Mount St. Mary's Hospital||
|515 6th St.
||Niagara Falls||Early 20th-century building reflects growing Catholic immigrant population|
|47||Philo Newton Cobblestone House||
|3573 Wruck Rd.
||Hartland||Cobblestone house built in 1830; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State.|
|48||New York State Barge Canal||
|Linear across county
||Lockport, Middleport, North Tonawanda, Pendleton, Royalton, Wheatfield||Successor to Erie Canal approved by state voters in early 20th century to compete with railroads.|
|201 Rainbow Blvd.
||Niagara Falls||Former hotel building.|
|50||Niagara County Courthouse and County Clerk's Office||
|175 Hawley St. and 139 Niagara St.
||Lockport||Former County Clerk's Office constructed 1856; courthouse built 1886 with later additions.|
|51||Niagara Falls Armory||
|901 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Castellated armory building constructed in 1895; part of the Multiple Property Submission for Army National Guard Armories in New York State.|
|52||Niagara Falls City Hall||
|745 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Beaux-Arts style municipal building constructed in 1923–24.|
|53||Niagara Falls Public Library||
|1022 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Philanthropist Andrew Carnegie funded library constructed in 1902-1904; now city offices.|
|54||Niagara Falls School District Administration Building||
|607 Walnut St.
||Niagara Falls||1928 Classical Revival building constructed when two village school districts were merged into one city district|
||Niagara Falls||Oldest state park in the United States, established in 1885.|
|56||North Ridge United Methodist Church||
|3930 North Ridge Rd.
||North Ridge||Cobblestone church built in 1848; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Cobblestone Architecture of New York State.|
|763 Portage Rd.
||Niagara Falls||1852 cemetery has special section for people who went over the falls in a barrel|
|58||Old Fort Niagara-Colonial Niagara Historic District||
|N of Youngstown on NY 18
||Youngstown||Fort located at Niagara River and Lake Ontario dating to 1678.|
|59||Thomas Oliver House||
|175 Locust St.
||Lockport||Queen Anne style brick house constructed in 1891.|
|60||Park Place Historic District||
|Park Place, portions of Prince Ave., 4th St., and Main St.
|325 Summit St.
||Lockport||1833 Greek Revival stone house built by early settler of Lockport|
|67 Webster St.
||North Tonawanda||Theater constructed in 1926; features Mighty Wurlitzer|
|63||St. John's Episcopal Church||
|117 Main St.
||Youngstown||Gothic Revival style church constructed in 1878|
|64||St. Mary's Nurses' Residence||
|542 6th St.
||Niagara Falls||Brick residence hall constructed in 1928.|
|65||Schoellkopf Power Station No. 3 Site||
|East bank of Niagara River; 1,600 feet (490 m) downriver from Rainbow Bridge
||Niagara Falls||Stone wall is most visible remnant of power plant whose 1956 collapse into the river cleared the way for development of Niagara Power Project, considered culmination of effort to put utilities in public hands.|
|66||Hazard H. Sheldon House||
|539 4th St.
||Niagara Falls||Italian Villa style stone dwelling built about 1857.|
|67||South Junior High School||
|561 Portage Rd.
|133 Lock St.
||Lockport||Stone dwelling built in 1854; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|69||William Taylor House||
|97 S. Main St.
|70||Thirty Mile Point Light||
|Lake Ontario 30 miles (48 km) east of Niagara River
||Somerset||Lighthouse constructed in 1875.|
|71||Town of Niagara District School No. 2||
|9670 Lockport Rd.
||Niagara Falls||One-room school built in 1878.|
|2245 Whirlpool St.
||Niagara Falls||Stone customhouse constructed in 1863.|
|95 Union Ave.
||Lockport||Romanesque style train station constructed in 1889; destroyed by fire and shell remains.|
|74||United Office Building||
|220 Rainbow Blvd.
||Niagara Falls||Art deco 20-story skyscraper completed in 1929.|
|75||US Post Office-Lockport||
|1 East Ave.
||Lockport||Post office built in 1902-1904; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943.|
|76||US Post Office-Middleport||
|42 Main St.
||Middleport||One of three post offices in state (along with Frankfort and Lake George) to use the same modernist-Colonial Revival design.|
|77||US Post Office-Niagara Falls Main||
|615 Main St.
||Niagara Falls||Post office built in 1904-1907; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943.|
|78||US Post Office-North Tonawanda||
|141 Goundry St.
||North Tonawanda||Post office built in 1912-1914; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the US Post Offices in New York State, 1858-1943.|
|79||Van Horn Mansion||
|2165 Lockport-Olcott Rd.
||Newfane||Two-story brick mansion built in 1823.|
|80||Peter D. Walter House||
|127 Ontario St.
||Lockport||Two-story stone dwelling built in 1858; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|129 Outwater Dr.
||Lockport||Two-story stone dwelling built in 1854; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|140 Pine St.
||Lockport||Two-story stone dwelling built in 1835; part of the Multiple Property Submission for the Stone Buildings of Lockport, New York.|
|335 Buffalo Ave.
||Niagara Falls||Two-story Greek Revival stone structure built in 1849.|
|84||Johann Williams Farm||
|10831 Cayuga Dr.
||Niagara Falls||Farmhouse and related outbuildings dating to 1840s.|
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