W. H. L. McCourtie Estate

Also known as: McCourtie Park, Aiden Lair
Jct. of US 12 and Jackson Rd., Somerset Center, Michigan

Several bridges sculptured out of concrete made to look kike wood.

Photos 

Photo taken by Jim Allen, June 2007

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 24, 1992
Reference number
91001984
NR name
McCourtie, W. H. L., Estate
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Folk art,rustic
Areas of significance
Industry; Art; Exploration/Settlement
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Site
Historic functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Park
Current functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Park
Period of significance
1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2
Contributing structures: 23
Contributing sites: 3
Contributing objects: 2

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2012: Updated by Jim Allen: Added overview
  • August 13, 2012: New photo from Jim Allen

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