Central New Bedford Historic District

Roughly bounded by Acushnet Ave., School, Middle and 6th Sts., New Bedford, Massachusetts

Photos 

Union Square

Photo taken by Marc Belanger in May 2008

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 24, 1980
Reference number
80000430
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Commerce; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
City hall; Business
Current functions
Business; City hall
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
ca. 1890; 1910
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 79
Non-contributing buildings: 10

Update Log 

  • January 11, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • April 4, 2015: New photos from Marc Belanger

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