Rattlesnake Springs Historic District

Also known as: Rattlesnake Springs
W of US 62-180, off CR 418, Carlsbad, New Mexico

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Rattlesnake Springs Pump House Carlsbad Caverns NPS

By National Park Service - http://www.hscl.cr.nps.gov/insidenps/report.asp?STATE=NM&PARK=CAVE&STRUCTURE=&SORT=3&RECORDNO=25, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8932508

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 14, 1988
Reference number
88001130
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Pueblo; Other architectural type; New Mexico Territorial
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Exploration/Settlement; Politics/Government; Architecture; Agriculture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Historic functions
Irrigation facility; Single dwelling; Agricultural fields; Park; Secondary structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Park
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 5
Non-contributing buildings: 4
Non-contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • May 20, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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