Big Sink Rural Historic District

W of Midway off I-64, Versailles;Midway, Kentucky


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 27, 1994
Reference number
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Multiple
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Industry; Exploration/Settlement; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Education; Conservation; Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Architecture; Agriculture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person; A - Event
Property type
Historic functions
School; Post office; Organizational; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Single dwelling
Current functions
Animal facility; Agricultural fields; Storage; Processing; Cemetery; Secondary structure; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1800-1824; 1750-1799
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 180
Contributing structures: 33
Contributing sites: 44
Non-contributing buildings: 41
Non-contributing structures: 2