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ALABAMA - Colbert County - Historic Districts

Colbert County Courthouse Square Historic District
(added 1973 - Colbert County - #73000338)
Also known as See Also:Tuscumbia Historic District
Roughly bounded by E. and W. 2nd, N. and S. Cave, E. and W. 6th, and N. and S. Indian Sts., Tuscumbia
(720 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Nitrate Village No. 1 Historic District **
(added 1984 - Colbert County - #84000603)
Roughly bounded by Wilson Dam Circle, Wheeler and Wilson Dam Aves., Fontana, and Pickwick Sts., Sheffield
(757 acres, 85 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: White,J.G.,Engineering Corporation, Ewing & Allen
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Seven Mile Island Archeological District ***
(added 1979 - Colbert County - #79003352)
Address Restricted, Sheffield
(8000 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Paleo-Indian, Archaic, Woodland
Period of Significance: 8000-8499 BC, 1749-1500 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Village Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater, Unoccupied Land

Sheffield Downtown Commercial District
(added 2002 - Colbert County - #02000483)
Roughly bounded by Sixth St., Austin Ave, Fourth St., Pittsburg St., First St., and Columbia Ave., Sheffield
(550 acres, 105 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Private , Local Gov't , Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage, Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Hotel, Restaurant, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional, Religious Structure, Theater

Sheffield Residential Historic District
(added 2002 - Colbert County - #02000481)
Roughly bounded by Riverside Pk, River Bluff Dr., Wood, Third, Second Sts., 15th Ave., 27th St., and 19th Ave., Sheffield
(1600 acres, 676 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Griffith, Jr., Howard
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Private , Local Gov't
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Landscape, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Tuscumbia Historic District
(added 1985 - Colbert County - #85001158)
Also known as See Also:70000101;73000338;82001603;84000749
Roughly bounded by N. & E. Commons, Eight St. and Spring Rd., Hooks, W. 5th & S. Milton including Steel Bridge, Tuscumbia
(2320 acres, 414 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Almon,Edward B.,et. al.
Significant Year: 1941, 1825
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Park, Single Dwelling

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