National Register of Historic Places listings in San Juan County, Colorado facts for kids

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

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in San Juan 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 11 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 Animas Forks
Animas Forks
March 21, 2011
(#11000095)
Address Restricted
Silverton vicinity Mining Industry in Colorado, MPS
2 Cascade Boy Scout Camp
Cascade Boy Scout Camp
September 8, 1988
(#88001529)
Adjacent to Lime Creek Rd. in the San Juan National Forest
37°39′24″N 107°47′57″W / 37.656667°N 107.799167°W / 37.656667; -107.799167 (Cascade Boy Scout Camp)
Durango See Scouting in New Mexico and Scouting in Colorado
3 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)
Silverton
4 Gold Prince Mine, Mill and Aerial Tramway
October 13, 2011
(#11000734)
Address Restricted
Silverton vicinity Mining Industry in Colorado, MPS
5 Martin Mining Complex
May 5, 2004
(#04000384)
6350 County Road 2
37°53′12″N 107°33′39″W / 37.886667°N 107.560833°W / 37.886667; -107.560833 (Martin Mining Complex)
Silverton
6 Minnie Gulch Cabins
March 21, 2011
(#11000096)
Address Restricted
Silverton vicinity Mining Industry in Colorado, MPS
7 Placer Gulch Boarding House
March 21, 2011
(#11000094)
Address Restricted
Silverton vicinity Mining Industry in Colorado, MPS
8 Shenandoah-Dives Mill
Shenandoah-Dives Mill
February 16, 2000
(#00000262)
State Highway 110, 2 miles northeast of Silverton
37°49′02″N 107°37′36″W / 37.817222°N 107.626667°W / 37.817222; -107.626667 (Shenandoah-Dives Mill)
Silverton
9 Silverton Historic District
Silverton Historic District
October 15, 1966
(#66000255)
U.S. Highway 550; also roughly along State Highway 110 and the aerial tramway from Ladore Mine to Mayflower Mine
37°48′47″N 107°39′35″W / 37.813056°N 107.659722°W / 37.813056; -107.659722 (Silverton Historic District)
Silverton Second set of addresses represents a boundary increase
10 Sound Democrat Mill and Mine and Silver Queen Mine
April 28, 2015
(#15000171)
Address Restricted
Silverton vicinity
11 Tobasco Mine and Mill
October 16, 2008
(#08000983)
South of San Juan County Road 5 and Hinsdale County Road 34
Coordinates missing
San Juan Extends into Hinsdale County

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