Waterways Experiment Station

  • Also Known As: WES--Original Cantonment

  • Vicinity: Roughly boinded by Spillway, Durden Creek, Tennessee Rd, and Dam Spillway
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Historic District



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
US Army Corps of Engineers Architect

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Particulars for Waterways Experiment Station:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Area of Significance Engineering
Owner Federal
Sight Category Historic District
Criteria Historic Event
Historic Use Military facility
Historic Use Research facility
Historic Use Single dwelling
Historic Use Water Works
Other Description WES

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 13th December 2000

Registry Name: Waterways Experiment Station
Registry Address: Roughly boinded by Spillway, Durden Creek, Tennessee Rd., and Dam Spillway
Registry Number: 00001511
Resource Type: District
Owner: Federal
Architect: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: Other
Attribute: WES
Area in Acres: 16
Contributing Buildings: 5
Contributing Structures: 3
Non-Contributing Structures: 1
Other Certification: Date received-pending nomination
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Significant Year: 1930
Historic Function: Education, Defense, Domestic, Industry, processing, extraction
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling, Military facility, Water works, Research facility
Current Function: Defense, Domestic, Education, Industry, processing, extraction
Current Sub-Function: Military facility Single dwelling Research facility Water works

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