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INDIANA - Franklin County - Historic Districts

Brookville Historic District ***
(added 1975 - Franklin County - #75000018)
Bounded by E and W fork of Whitewater River and IN 101, Brookville
(3000 acres, 682 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction

Metamora Historic District
(added 1992 - Franklin County - #92001646)
Also known as See Also:Whitewater Canal Historic District
Roughly bounded by US 52, Columbia St., the Whitewater Canal, Duck Cr., Mount St. and Main St., Metamora
(340 acres, 115 buildings, 10 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Oldenburh Historic District **
(added 1983 - Franklin County - #83000031)
Bounded roughly by Sycamore, church land woods, Indiana, and Water Sts., and Gehring Farm, Oldenburg
(1030 acres, 106 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Education, Architecture, Religion, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Owner: Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Whitewater Canal Historic District ***
(added 1973 - Franklin County - #73000272)
Also known as Whitewater Canal;Whitewater Canal State Museum
From Laurel Feeder Dam to Brookville, Metamora
(2340 acres, 1 building, 31 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Water Works, Water-Related
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Water Works

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