Thomas Reburn Polygonal Barn

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Thomas Reburn Polygonal Barn
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Location Off Iowa Highway 26
New Albin, Iowa
Coordinates 43°29′30.5″N91°18′13.1″W / 43.491806°N 91.303639°W / 43.491806; -91.303639 Coordinates: 43°29′30.5″N91°18′13.1″W / 43.491806°N 91.303639°W / 43.491806; -91.303639
Area less than one acre
Built 1914
MPS Iowa Round Barns: The Sixty Year Experiment TR
NRHP reference # 86001413 [1]
Added to NRHP June 30, 1986

The Thomas Reburn Polygonal Barn is an historic building located near New Albin in rural Allamakee County, Iowa, United States. It was built in 1914 as a beef cattle barn. The building measures 46 feet (14 m) in diameter. [2] It is a 12-sided structure that features red vertical siding and a silo that extends one story through the roof. [2] It is one of four known barns in the round barn genre that was built with a flat or near flat roof in Iowa. [3] It has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1986. [1]

New Albin, Iowa City in Iowa, United States

New Albin is a city in Iowa Township, Allamakee County, Iowa, United States. It is the farthest northeast town in Iowa, located on the Mississippi River and the Minnesota border. The population was 522 at the 2010 census.

Allamakee County, Iowa County in the United States

Allamakee County is the northeastern-most county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,330. Its county seat is Waukon.

Silo structure for storing bulk materials

A silo is a structure for storing bulk materials. Silos are used in agriculture to store grain or fermented feed known as silage. Silos are more commonly used for bulk storage of grain, coal, cement, carbon black, woodchips, food products and sawdust. Three types of silos are in widespread use today: tower silos, bunker silos, and bag silos.

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References

  1. 1 2 National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places . National Park Service.
  2. 1 2 Dale Travis. "Iowa Round Barn List". Round Barns & Covered Bridges. Retrieved 2011-01-05.
  3. "Thomas Reburn Polygonal Barn". National Park Service . Retrieved 2017-11-19. with photo