Augusta Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by 13th St., Gordon Hwy, Walton Way and the Savannah R., Augusta, Georgia

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Augusta Downtown Historic District

A railroad track not only dissects the Augusta Downtown Historic District, it goes straight down the middle of one of the streets, 6th Street. And has done so for many years. Here it is cutting through the intersection of 6th and Broad.

Photo taken by Joseph Hinson

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 11, 2004
Reference number
04000515
Architectural styles
Federal; Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; et al.
Areas of significance
Architecture; Landscape Architecture; Commerce; Politics/Government; Education; Transportation; Community Planning and Development
Levels of significance
Local; State; National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business; Professional; Organizational; Financial institution; Specialty store
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business; Professional; Organizational; Financial institution; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1736; 1780; 1791
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 158
Contributing structures: 7
Contributing objects: 15
Non-contributing buildings: 133
Non-contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing sites: 147
Non-contributing objects: 1

Update Log 

  • May 21, 2018: New photo from Richard Doody
  • August 3, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • June 6, 2013: Photo imported by Joseph Hinson

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