Murray County High School Historic District

1004 Green St., Chatsworth, Georgia

Rock walled school building

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Description 

The old Murray High School burned September 26, 2009. All that remains are the stone walls. There are plans to rebuild the building to meet NRHP standards. Read the links at the bottom of the page for more info.

Update: The building was rebuilt in 2011.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 21, 2004
Reference number
04000628
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Mission/Spanish Revival; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman
Areas of significance
Agriculture; Architecture; Education
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic function
School
Current function
School
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1934; 1935; 1936
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 8
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 9
Non-contributing structures: 2

Update Log 

  • June 27, 2014: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Building was rebuilt in 2011
  • July 6, 2010: Updated by Eddie Douthitt: Landmark burned 2009

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