Fort Gaines Historic District

Roughly bounded by Chattahoochee River, GA 37, GA 39, College, Commerce and Jefferson Sts., Fort Gaines, Georgia


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 17, 1984
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Gothic; Other architectural type; Neo-Classical Revival
Areas of significance
Industry; Community Planning and Development; Landscape Architecture; Commerce; Military; Exploration/Settlement; Law; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Manufacturing facility; Business
Current functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Business; Government office
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1816; 1830; 1930
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 327
Non-contributing buildings: 25


19th Century (37,866)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1816 (96)
Built during 1810s (1,408)
Clay County, Georgia (8)
District (10,520)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Fort Gaines, Georgia (5)
Georgia (3,074)
Gothic (1,440)
Have Street View (46,450)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller