Wisconsin Historical Society

National or State Registers Record

NW tip of Barkers Island

National or State Register of Historic Places
NW tip of Barkers Island | National or State Registers Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:METEOR (Whaleback carrier)
Reference Number:74000081
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):NW tip of Barkers Island
County:Douglas
City/Village:Superior
Township:
SUMMARY
PROPERTY FEATURES
Period of Significance:1875-1899
Area of Significance:Commerce
Area of Significance:Industry
Area of Significance:Invention
Area of Significance:Transportation
Applicable Criteria:Event
Historic Use:Transportation: Water-Related
Architectural Style:Other
Resource Type:Structure
Architect:American Steel Barge Company
Architect:McDougall,Alexander
DESIGNATIONS
Historic Status:Listed in the National Register
Historic Status:Listed in the State Register
National Register Listing Date:09/09/1974
State Register Listing Date:01/01/1989
NUMBER OF RESOURCES WITHIN PROPERTY
Number of Contributing Buildings:0
Number of Contributing Sites:0
Number of Contributing Structures:1
Number of Contributing Objects:0
Number of Non-Contributing Sites:0
Number of Non-Contributing Structures:1
Number of Non-Contributing Objects:0
RECORD LOCATION
National Register and State Register of Historic Places, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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