South Boston Boat Clubs Historic District

1793-1849 William J. Day Blvd., Boston, Massachusetts

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Description 

Consisting of the South Boston Yacht Club, Boston Harbor Yacht Club, Columbia Yacht Club, and Puritan Canoe Club.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 1, 2005
Reference number
05000936
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Entertainment/Recreation; Maritime History; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic function
Outdoor recreation
Current function
Outdoor recreation
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1898; 1899; 1900
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 6
Contributing structures: 2

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