National Register of Historic Places listings in Rush County, Indiana

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Location of Rush County in Indiana

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Rush County, Indiana.

Contents

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Rush County, Indiana, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map. [1]

There are 28 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county. Another property was once listed but has been removed.

Properties and districts located in incorporated areas display the name of the municipality, while properties and districts in unincorporated areas display the name of their civil township. Properties and districts split between multiple jurisdictions display the names of all jurisdictions.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted April 23, 2021. [2]
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Current listings

[3] Name on the Register [4] ImageDate listed [5] Location City or townDescription
1 Dr. John Arnold Farm
Dr. John Arnold Farm Dr. John Arnold Farmhouse and outbuildings.jpg
Dr. John Arnold Farm
September 14, 1989
(#89001409)
West of Glenwood and northeast of Rushville
39°38′14″N85°21′30″W / 39.637222°N 85.358333°W / 39.637222; -85.358333 (Dr. John Arnold Farm)
Union Township
2 Center Township Grade and High School
Center Township Grade and High School Center Township Grade and High School at Mays.jpg
Center Township Grade and High School
March 22, 2004
(#04000211)
929 E. South St. at Mays
39°44′31″N85°25′46″W / 39.741944°N 85.429444°W / 39.741944; -85.429444 (Center Township Grade and High School)
Center Township
3 County Line Bridge
County Line Bridge Hancock-Rush County Line Bridge, southern portal.jpg
County Line Bridge
November 25, 1994
(#94001356)
County Road 1000W over the Big Blue River, northeast of Morristown
39°42′35″N85°37′59″W / 39.709722°N 85.633056°W / 39.709722; -85.633056 (County Line Bridge)
Ripley Township Extends into Hancock County
4 Durbin Hotel
Durbin Hotel Durbin Hotel.jpg
Durbin Hotel
February 19, 1982
(#82000072)
137 W. 2nd St.
39°36′29″N85°26′46″W / 39.608056°N 85.446111°W / 39.608056; -85.446111 (Durbin Hotel)
Rushville
5 East Hill Cemetery
East Hill Cemetery View of East Hill Cemetery entrance n.d. (3193616877).jpg
East Hill Cemetery
December 16, 2014
(#14001039)
704 E. State Road 44, east of Rushville
39°36′24″N85°25′57″W / 39.606667°N 85.432500°W / 39.606667; -85.432500 (East Hill Cemetery)
Rushville Township
6 Forsythe Covered Bridge
Forsythe Covered Bridge Forsythe Covered Bridge eastern portal.jpg
Forsythe Covered Bridge
February 2, 1983
(#83000094)
W. County Road 650S, southwest of Rushville
39°31′02″N85°31′50″W / 39.517222°N 85.530556°W / 39.517222; -85.530556 (Forsythe Covered Bridge)
Orange Township
7 John K. Gowdy House
John K. Gowdy House John K. Gowdy House, Rushville.jpg
John K. Gowdy House
December 10, 1993
(#93001414)
619 N. Perkins St.
39°36′48″N85°26′37″W / 39.613472°N 85.443611°W / 39.613472; -85.443611 (John K. Gowdy House)
Rushville
8 Hall-Crull Octagonal House
Hall-Crull Octagonal House Hall-Crull Octagonal House.jpg
Hall-Crull Octagonal House
May 10, 1984
(#84001575)
North of Rushville
39°44′39″N85°23′10″W / 39.744167°N 85.386111°W / 39.744167; -85.386111 (Hall-Crull Octagonal House)
Washington Township
9 James F. Harcourt House
James F. Harcourt House James F. Harcourt House.jpg
James F. Harcourt House
September 14, 1989
(#89001412)
County Road 500W at County Road 750S, northeast of Moscow
39°30′15″N85°32′06″W / 39.504167°N 85.535°W / 39.504167; -85.535 (James F. Harcourt House)
Orange Township
10 Henry Henley Public Library December 27, 2016
(#16000908)
103 N. Main St.
39°44′22″N85°34′17″W / 39.739555°N 85.571473°W / 39.739555; -85.571473 (Henry Henley Public Library)
Carthage
11 Indiana Soldiers' and Sailors' Children's Home
Indiana Soldiers' and Sailors' Children's Home Indiana Soldiers' and Sailors' Children's Home administration building.jpg
Indiana Soldiers' and Sailors' Children's Home
December 20, 2011
(#11000916)
10892 N. State Road 140, south of Knightstown
39°46′00″N85°31′00″W / 39.766666°N 85.516666°W / 39.766666; -85.516666 (Indiana Soldiers' and Sailors' Children's Home)
Center Township
12 Archibald M. Kennedy House
Archibald M. Kennedy House Archibald M. Kennedy House.jpg
Archibald M. Kennedy House
February 2, 1983
(#83000095)
E. County Road 200N, northeast of Rushville
39°38′17″N85°24′03″W / 39.638056°N 85.400833°W / 39.638056; -85.400833 (Archibald M. Kennedy House)
Rushville Township
13 Maurice W. Manche Farmstead
Maurice W. Manche Farmstead Maurice W. Manche Farmhouse.jpg
Maurice W. Manche Farmstead
September 14, 1989
(#89001411)
County Road 900W, west of Carthage
39°44′18″N85°36′48″W / 39.738333°N 85.613333°W / 39.738333; -85.613333 (Maurice W. Manche Farmstead)
Ripley Township
14 Melodeon Hall
Melodeon Hall Melodeon Hall in 2009.jpg
Melodeon Hall
November 15, 1973
(#73000041)
210 N. Morgan St.
39°36′30″N85°26′46″W / 39.608333°N 85.446111°W / 39.608333; -85.446111 (Melodeon Hall)
Rushville
15 Moscow Covered Bridge
Moscow Covered Bridge Moscow Covered Bridge, southern side.jpg
Moscow Covered Bridge
February 2, 1983
(#83000096)
County Roads 625W and 875S at Moscow
39°29′06″N85°33′17″W / 39.485000°N 85.554722°W / 39.485000; -85.554722 (Moscow Covered Bridge)
Orange Township Destroyed by 2008 tornado
16 Mount Pleasant Beech Church and Beech Cemetery September 4, 2018
(#100002865)
Eastern side of County Road 725W between County Roads 1000N and 1100N
39°45′41″N85°34′45″W / 39.761389°N 85.579167°W / 39.761389; -85.579167 (Mount Pleasant Beech Church and Beech Cemetery)
Ripley Township
17 Norris Ford Covered Bridge
Norris Ford Covered Bridge Norris Ford Covered Bridge, eastern portal.jpg
Norris Ford Covered Bridge
February 2, 1983
(#83000097)
E. County Road 150N, northeast of Rushville
39°38′00″N85°24′59″W / 39.633333°N 85.416389°W / 39.633333; -85.416389 (Norris Ford Covered Bridge)
Rushville Township
18 Offutt Covered Bridge
Offutt Covered Bridge Offutt Covered Bridge, northwestern portal.jpg
Offutt Covered Bridge
February 2, 1983
(#83000098)
N. County Road 550W, northwest of Rushville
39°39′38″N85°32′22″W / 39.660417°N 85.539444°W / 39.660417; -85.539444 (Offutt Covered Bridge)
Posey Township
19 Jabez Reeves Farmstead
Jabez Reeves Farmstead Jabez Reeves Farmstead.jpg
Jabez Reeves Farmstead
June 29, 1989
(#89000776)
County Road 900N, north of Rushville
39°44′25″N85°29′21″W / 39.740278°N 85.489167°W / 39.740278; -85.489167 (Jabez Reeves Farmstead)
Center Township
20 Rush County Bridge No. 188
Rush County Bridge No. 188 Rush County Bridge No. 188 southern portal.jpg
Rush County Bridge No. 188
December 28, 2000
(#00001542)
County Road 150W over the Little Flatrock River at Milroy
39°30′10″N85°28′01″W / 39.502778°N 85.466944°W / 39.502778; -85.466944 (Rush County Bridge No. 188)
Anderson Township
21 Rush County Courthouse
Rush County Courthouse Rush County Courthouse, Rushville, IN (48483580986).jpg
Rush County Courthouse
October 10, 1975
(#75000048)
Courthouse Square
39°36′28″N85°26′38″W / 39.607778°N 85.443889°W / 39.607778; -85.443889 (Rush County Courthouse)
Rushville
22 Rushville Commercial Historic District
Rushville Commercial Historic District Main Street, Rushville, IN (48483806117).jpg
Rushville Commercial Historic District
December 27, 1993
(#93001416)
Roughly bounded by 4th, N. Morgan, 1st, and N. Perkins Sts.
39°36′30″N85°26′42″W / 39.608333°N 85.445000°W / 39.608333; -85.445000 (Rushville Commercial Historic District)
Rushville
23 St. Paul Methodist Episcopal Church
St. Paul Methodist Episcopal Church St. Paul Methodist Church, Rushville.jpg
St. Paul Methodist Episcopal Church
December 15, 1997
(#97001536)
426 N. Morgan St.
39°36′41″N85°26′46″W / 39.611389°N 85.446111°W / 39.611389; -85.446111 (St. Paul Methodist Episcopal Church)
Rushville
24 Smith Covered Bridge
Smith Covered Bridge Smith Covered Bridge, western portal.jpg
Smith Covered Bridge
February 2, 1983
(#83000099)
E. County Road 300N, north of Rushville
39°39′19″N85°24′34″W / 39.655278°N 85.409444°W / 39.655278; -85.409444 (Smith Covered Bridge)
Jackson Township
25 Walnut Ridge Friends Meetinghouse
Walnut Ridge Friends Meetinghouse Walnut Ridge Friends Meetinghouse.jpg
Walnut Ridge Friends Meetinghouse
March 1, 1984
(#84001616)
West of Carthage
39°43′41″N85°36′48″W / 39.728056°N 85.613333°W / 39.728056; -85.613333 (Walnut Ridge Friends Meetinghouse)
Ripley Township
26 Booker T. Washington School
Booker T. Washington School Booker T. Washington School in Rushville.jpg
Booker T. Washington School
May 24, 1990
(#90000809)
525 E. 7th St.
39°36′51″N85°26′16″W / 39.614167°N 85.437778°W / 39.614167; -85.437778 (Booker T. Washington School)
Rushville
27 Wendell Lewis Willkie House
Wendell Lewis Willkie House Wendell Lewis Willkie House.jpg
Wendell Lewis Willkie House
December 27, 1993
(#93001415)
601 N. Harrison St.
39°36′46″N85°26′53″W / 39.612778°N 85.448056°W / 39.612778; -85.448056 (Wendell Lewis Willkie House)
Rushville
28 John Wood Farmstead
John Wood Farmstead John Wood Farmstead.jpg
John Wood Farmstead
March 15, 2000
(#00000201)
5255 W. County Road 900S, west of Milroy
39°28′46″N85°32′28″W / 39.479444°N 85.541111°W / 39.479444; -85.541111 (John Wood Farmstead)
Orange Township

Former listing

[3] Name on the RegisterImageDate listedDate removedLocationCity or townDescription
1 Ferree Covered Bridge February 2, 1983
(#83000093)
January 19, 1990Base Rd.
Rushville

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References

  1. The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions", retrieved April 23, 2021.
  3. 1 2 Numbers represent an alphabetical ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  5. The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.