Teeple Barn

Destroyed by severe weather
NW of Elgin on Randall Rd., Elgin, Illinois

Built in 1885, destroyed by storm in 2007

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Description 

Only 16 sided barn in Illinois. Damaged beyond repair in a storm on May 25, 2007.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 10, 1979
Reference number
79000844
Areas of significance
Architecture; Agriculture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Agricultural outbuildings
Current function
Agricultural outbuildings
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1885

Tags 

19th Century (38,066)
Barn (1,148)
Built 1885 (587)
Built during 1880s (6,544)
Elgin, Illinois (12)
Illinois (2,710)
Kane County, Illinois (90)
Lester Teeple (1)
Private owner (54,402)
Stone (26,168)
W.W. Abell (2)

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