Diamond Historic District

Roughly bounded by Broad, Lewis, Ocean Sts., Swampscott Line, Lynn Shore Dr., and Wave and Nahant Sts., Lynn, Massachusetts

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1996
Reference number
96001040
Architectural styles
Federal; Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Community Planning and Development; Engineering; Ethnic Heritage - European; Industry; Religion; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Business; Meeting hall; Cemetery
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Business; Meeting hall; Cemetery
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1837; 1838
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 578
Contributing structures: 7
Contributing sites: 4
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 116
Non-contributing structures: 4
Non-contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing objects: 1

Update Log 

  • February 3, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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