Knights Ferry

On Stanislaus River 2 mi. from Stanislaus, Knights Ferry and, California

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey January 1937

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

Description 

The Knight's Ferry covered bridge was designated a National Historic Landmark on 10/16/12.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 23, 1975
Reference number
75000490
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival; Other architectural type; Classical Revival
Areas of significance
Other; Commerce; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Department store; Religious structure; Hotel; Single dwelling; Road-related
Current functions
Single dwelling; Park
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1855; 1862
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 12
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 5

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • January 3, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • March 2, 2013: Updated by Jim Allen: added description
  • April 28, 2012: Imported photo from HABS/HAER

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