Aurora Colony Historic District

Roughly bounded by Cemetery Rd., Bobs Ave., and Liberty St., Aurora, Oregon

Photos 

Aurora Colony Museum

Photo taken by Richard Doody in April 2010

Enlarge

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 16, 1974
Reference number
74001696
Areas of significance
Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Animal facility
Current functions
Museum; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1856; 1881
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 41
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 59

Tags 

19th Century (37,731)
Aurora, Oregon (3)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1856 (348)
Built during 1850s (4,688)
District (10,486)
Marion County, Oregon (148)
Oregon (2,474)
Private owner (54,398)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody

Related landmarks 

Sources