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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Ouachita County, Arkansas.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Ouachita County, Arkansas, 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 37 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 3 distinct parts of one discontiguous National Historic Landmark District.

Contents: Counties in Arkansas
This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Arkansas Highway 57 Bridge
Arkansas Highway 57 Bridge
September 28, 2005
(#05001078)
Formerly carried Highway 57 over a Union Pacific railroad line
33°24′46″N 93°04′10″W / 33.412778°N 93.069444°W / 33.412778; -93.069444 (Arkansas Highway 57 Bridge)
Stephens
2 Bearden Waterworks
Bearden Waterworks
October 5, 2006
(#06000908)
Junction of N. 2nd and N. Cedar
33°43′39″N 92°37′01″W / 33.7275°N 92.616944°W / 33.7275; -92.616944 (Bearden Waterworks)
Bearden
3 Bragg House
Bragg House
March 1, 1974
(#74000487)
West of Camden on Highway 4
33°34′52″N 92°53′56″W / 33.581111°N 92.898889°W / 33.581111; -92.898889 (Bragg House)
Camden
4 Capt. John T. Burkett House
Capt. John T. Burkett House
June 3, 1998
(#98000620)
607 County Road 65
33°26′27″N 92°47′39″W / 33.440833°N 92.794167°W / 33.440833; -92.794167 (Capt. John T. Burkett House)
Frenchport
5 Camden Confederate Monument
Camden Confederate Monument
May 7, 1996
(#96000462)
Courthouse Lawn, Jefferson St. between Harrison St. and Scott Alley
33°35′03″N 92°49′49″W / 33.584167°N 92.830278°W / 33.584167; -92.830278 (Camden Confederate Monument)
Camden
6 Camden Water Battery
May 30, 2007
(#07000615)
Address Restricted
Camden Civil War fortifications along the riverfront
7 Clifton and Greening Streets Historic District
Clifton and Greening Streets Historic District
August 14, 1998
(#98000911)
Roughly bounded by Clifton and Greening Sts., and Dallas and Cleveland Aves.
Boundary increase I (listed November 19, 2001): 411 and 417 Greening St.
Boundary increase II (listed September 19, 2007): 622, 630, and 634 Clifton St., 206 Dallas Ave., and 502 Greening St.
Boundary increase III (listed September 23, 2011): 140 California St.

33°35′13″N 92°50′10″W / 33.5869°N 92.8361°W / 33.5869; -92.8361 (Clifton and Greening Streets Historic District)
Camden
8 Elliott-Meek House
Elliott-Meek House
March 1, 1974
(#74000483)
761 Washington St.
33°35′02″N 92°50′30″W / 33.583889°N 92.841667°W / 33.583889; -92.841667 (Elliott-Meek House)
Camden
9 Fort Lookout
Fort Lookout
April 19, 1994
(#94001183)
Southern bank of the Ouachita River, about 1.0 mile west of U.S. Highway 79
33°36′00″N 92°50′04″W / 33.6°N 92.834444°W / 33.6; -92.834444 (Fort Lookout)
Camden One of the Camden Expedition Sites, a National Historic Landmark consisting of sites in several counties
10 Fort Southerland
Fort Southerland
April 19, 1994
(#94001184)
Roughly bounded by Lear Ave., Bradley Ferry Rd., and Progress St.
33°34′25″N 92°49′03″W / 33.573611°N 92.8175°W / 33.573611; -92.8175 (Fort Southerland)
Camden One of the Camden Expedition Sites, a National Historic Landmark consisting of sites in several counties
11 Graham-Gaughan-Betts House
Graham-Gaughan-Betts House
October 18, 1974
(#74000484)
710 Washington St.
33°35′05″N 92°50′24″W / 33.584722°N 92.84°W / 33.584722; -92.84 (Graham-Gaughan-Betts House)
Camden
12 Harvey's Grocery and Texaco Station
May 25, 2001
(#01000524)
3241 Highway 24
33°36′31″N 92°54′43″W / 33.608611°N 92.911944°W / 33.608611; -92.911944 (Harvey's Grocery and Texaco Station)
Camden
13 Hickman House
Hickman House
March 2, 2006
(#06000090)
3568 Mt. Holly Rd.
33°30′29″N 92°51′09″W / 33.507947°N 92.852517°W / 33.507947; -92.852517 (Hickman House)
Camden
14 Holt-Poindexter Store Building
Holt-Poindexter Store Building
October 23, 1986
(#86002948)
County Road
33°27′08″N 93°01′24″W / 33.452222°N 93.023333°W / 33.452222; -93.023333 (Holt-Poindexter Store Building)
Stephens
15 The HOMER (Shipwreck)
September 14, 2002
(#02000979)
Address Restricted
Camden Paddlewheel steamer scuttled during the Civil War
16 Ben Laney Bridge
Ben Laney Bridge
June 9, 2000
(#00000633)
U.S. Highway 79B over the Ouachita River
33°35′47″N 92°49′07″W / 33.596389°N 92.818611°W / 33.596389; -92.818611 (Ben Laney Bridge)
Camden
17 Leake-Ingham Building
Leake-Ingham Building
May 2, 1975
(#75000399)
926 Washington St., NW.
33°35′05″N 92°50′38″W / 33.584722°N 92.843889°W / 33.584722; -92.843889 (Leake-Ingham Building)
Camden Law office building, now a museum building behind the McCollum-Chidester House
18 Lester And Haltom No. 1 Well Site
April 3, 1976
(#76000442)
Northeast of Stephens on Old Wire Rd. (County Road 3)
33°25′43″N 93°00′45″W / 33.428611°N 93.0125°W / 33.428611; -93.0125 (Lester And Haltom No. 1 Well Site)
Stephens Site of the first oil discovery in Arkansas
19 McCollum-Chidester House
McCollum-Chidester House
June 24, 1971
(#71000127)
926 Washington St., NW.
33°35′05″N 92°50′32″W / 33.584722°N 92.842222°W / 33.584722; -92.842222 (McCollum-Chidester House)
Camden Ouachita County Historical Society museum
20 Missouri Pacific Railroad Depot-Camden
Missouri Pacific Railroad Depot-Camden
June 11, 1992
(#92000605)
Southwestern corner of the junction of Main and 1st Sts.
33°34′56″N 92°49′40″W / 33.582222°N 92.827778°W / 33.582222; -92.827778 (Missouri Pacific Railroad Depot-Camden)
Camden
21 Oakland Cemetery
Oakland Cemetery
June 9, 2000
(#00000634)
100 block of Maul Rd., bounded by Pearl St. and Madison Ave.
33°35′36″N 92°49′59″W / 33.593333°N 92.833056°W / 33.593333; -92.833056 (Oakland Cemetery)
Camden
22 Oakland Cemetery, Confederate Section
Oakland Cemetery, Confederate Section
December 12, 1996
(#96001408)
North of Pearl St., between Adams and Young Sts.
33°35′36″N 92°49′55″W / 33.593333°N 92.831944°W / 33.593333; -92.831944 (Oakland Cemetery, Confederate Section)
Camden
23 Oakland Farm
Oakland Farm
March 24, 1978
(#78003062)
South of Camden at Tate and Oakland Sts.
33°32′32″N 92°50′50″W / 33.542222°N 92.847222°W / 33.542222; -92.847222 (Oakland Farm)
Camden
24 Old Camden Post Office
Old Camden Post Office
May 2, 1977
(#77000263)
133 Washington St., SW.
33°35′09″N 92°49′49″W / 33.585833°N 92.830278°W / 33.585833; -92.830278 (Old Camden Post Office)
Camden 1895 brick post office
25 Ouachita County Courthouse
Ouachita County Courthouse
November 13, 1989
(#89001958)
145 Jefferson Ave.
33°35′04″N 92°49′49″W / 33.584444°N 92.830278°W / 33.584444; -92.830278 (Ouachita County Courthouse)
Camden
26 Poison Spring State Park
Poison Spring State Park
December 3, 1969
(#69000036)
Northwest of Camden
33°38′45″N 93°01′02″W / 33.645833°N 93.017222°W / 33.645833; -93.017222 (Poison Spring State Park)
Chidester
27 Benjamin T. Powell House
Benjamin T. Powell House
January 21, 1974
(#74000485)
305 California Ave.
33°34′52″N 92°49′59″W / 33.581111°N 92.833056°W / 33.581111; -92.833056 (Benjamin T. Powell House)
Camden
28 Richmond-Tufts House
Richmond-Tufts House
December 2, 1977
(#77000264)
Northwest of Camden on Highway 24
33°36′25″N 92°54′31″W / 33.606944°N 92.908611°W / 33.606944; -92.908611 (Richmond-Tufts House)
Camden
29 Rumph House
Rumph House
September 25, 2003
(#03000948)
717 Washington St.
33°35′03″N 92°50′25″W / 33.584167°N 92.840278°W / 33.584167; -92.840278 (Rumph House)
Camden
30 St. John's Episcopal Church
January 24, 2017
(#100000556)
117 Harrison St.
33°35′10″N 92°49′54″W / 33.586120°N 92.831562°W / 33.586120; -92.831562 (St. John's Episcopal Church)
Camden
31 Rowland B. Smith House
Rowland B. Smith House
January 21, 1974
(#74000486)
234 Agee St.
33°34′54″N 92°50′38″W / 33.581667°N 92.843889°W / 33.581667; -92.843889 (Rowland B. Smith House)
Camden
32 Tate's Barn
November 9, 1972
(#72000207)
902 Tate St.
33°32′30″N 92°50′41″W / 33.541667°N 92.844722°W / 33.541667; -92.844722 (Tate's Barn)
Camden
33 Tate's Bluff Fortification
December 31, 2002
(#02001628)
Address Restricted
Tate's Bluff
34 Two Bayou Methodist Church and Cemetery
Two Bayou Methodist Church and Cemetery
July 9, 1998
(#98000830)
County Road 125
33°32′42″N 92°57′44″W / 33.545°N 92.962222°W / 33.545; -92.962222 (Two Bayou Methodist Church and Cemetery)
Camden
35 Tyson Family Commercial Building
Tyson Family Commercial Building
November 21, 1994
(#94001339)
151 Adams St., SE.
33°35′04″N 92°49′45″W / 33.584444°N 92.829167°W / 33.584444; -92.829167 (Tyson Family Commercial Building)
Camden
36 Sidney A. Umsted House
Sidney A. Umsted House
June 30, 1995
(#95000789)
404 Washington St.
33°35′06″N 92°50′04″W / 33.585°N 92.834444°W / 33.585; -92.834444 (Sidney A. Umsted House)
Camden
37 Washington Street Historic District
Washington Street Historic District
January 22, 2010
(#09001256)
404-926 W. Washington, 619-816 Graham, 116-132 N. Cleveland, 131-139 N. Agee and 132 N. California
33°35′05″N 92°50′17″W / 33.584597°N 92.837956°W / 33.584597; -92.837956 (Washington Street Historic District)
Camden
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