National Register of Historic Places listings in Will County, Illinois


National Register of Historic Places listings in Will County, Illinois

Contents: List of Registered Historic Places in Will County, Illinois, USA:

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted November 10, 2011.[1]

Contents

Will County

Landmark name Image Date listed Location City or Town Summary
1 Alternate Route 66, Wilmington to Joliet Historic Route 66 & Route 53 in Joliet, IL south of Theodore Street..JPG 02006-05-05 May 5, 2006 Illinois Route 53 between Wilmington and Joliet
41°24′16″N 88°6′27″W / 41.40444°N 88.1075°W / 41.40444; -88.1075 (Alternate Route 66, Wilmington to Joilet)
Joliet
Wilmington
This is the section of former U.S. Route 66 that traveled from Wilmington to Joliet. The road mostly traverses agricultural land, but does pass the former Joliet Army Ammunition Plant. Most of this 15.9-mile (25.6 km) stretch has been re-designated Illinois Route 53. One bridge, one overpass, and Four concrete box culverts along the road are also included in the listing.
2 Brandon Road Lock and Dam Historic District 02004-03-10 March 10, 2004 1100 Brandon Road
41°30′16.9″N 88°6′20.4″W / 41.504694°N 88.105667°W / 41.504694; -88.105667 (Brandon Road Lock and Dam Historic District)
Joliet The Brandon Road Lock and Dam is one of eight locks and dams used to control water levels of the Illinois Waterway. The waterway connects the Chicago River to the Mississippi River.
3 Briscoe Mounds Address restricted.PNG 01978-12-22 December 22, 1978 Front St. along the Des Plaines River[2] Channahon The mounds are an archeological site located along the north side of the Des Plaines River. Surveys and excavations from 1938 to 1964 revealed Mississippian pottery and bodies dating from 1200–1500 AD.
4 Christ Episcopal Church Christ Episcopal Church Joliet.JPG 01982-08-12 August 12, 1982 75 West Van Buren Street
41°31′33″N 88°5′3″W / 41.52583°N 88.08417°W / 41.52583; -88.08417 (Christ Episcopal Church)
Joliet The church was built in 1885 to serve the Episcopalian religious congregation. Designed by F. S. Allen, the congregation met in the church until 2004. It was destroyed in a 2006 fire.[3]
5 Downtown Peotone Historic District 02005-11-16 November 16, 2005 Roughly North First Street and both sides of North Second Street, roughly bounded by the alley south of Main and north by North Street
41°20′3″N 87°47′29″W / 41.33417°N 87.79139°W / 41.33417; -87.79139 (Downtown Peotone Historic District)
Peotone The Illinois Central Railroad opened in 1856 with a station in eastern Will County. The surrounding area became known as Peotone and featured a lively commercial district along the tracks. This district later expanded in response to growing use of automobiles.
6 Eagle Hotel Eagle Hotel 1837 & 8.jpg 01994-02-16 February 16, 1994 100–104 Water Street
41°18′28″N 88°8′51″W / 41.30778°N 88.1475°W / 41.30778; -88.1475 (Eagle Hotel)
Wilmington Eagle Hotel opened in the late 1830s to accommodate farmers traveling to Wilmington to use the local grist mill. The Chicago and Alton Railroad and U.S. Route 66 were later constructed near the hotel, providing further commerce. The interior was badly damaged in a 1990 fire.
7 Fitzpatrick House FitzpatrickHouseLewis.JPG 01984-02-09 February 9, 1984 Illinois Route 53
41°36′2″N 88°4′15″W / 41.60056°N 88.07083°W / 41.60056; -88.07083 (Fitzpatrick House)
Lockport
8 Flanders House Flanders House.jpg 01991-11-14 November 14, 1991 405 West Main Street
41°36′45″N 88°12′10″W / 41.6125°N 88.20278°W / 41.6125; -88.20278 (Flanders House)
Plainfield
9 Ron George Round Barn RGeorgeBarn.JPG 01982-12-07 December 7, 1982 Northeast of Romeoville off of U.S. Route 66
41°39′28″N 88°9′52″W / 41.65778°N 88.16444°W / 41.65778; -88.16444 (Ron George Round Barn)
Bolingbrook Relocated in 1998 to Essington Road.[4]
10 John Heck House JohnHeckHouse.JPG 01994-08-16 August 16, 1994 1225 South Hamilton Street
41°35′7″N 88°3′29″W / 41.58528°N 88.05806°W / 41.58528; -88.05806 (John Heck House)
Lockport
11 Jacob H. Henry House Jacob Henry Hs Joliet 2.JPG 01979-05-14 May 14, 1979 20 South Eastern Avenue
41°31′23″N 88°4′35″W / 41.52306°N 88.07639°W / 41.52306; -88.07639 (Jacob H. Henry House)
Joliet
12 Illinois and Michigan Canal Ill-mich canal.jpg 01966-10-15 October 15, 1966 7 miles (11 km) southwest of Joliet on U.S. Route 6, in Channahon State Park
41°34′11″N 88°4′11″W / 41.56972°N 88.06972°W / 41.56972; -88.06972 (Illinois and Michigan Canal)
Joliet
13 Joliet YMCA Joliet Y 1927.jpg 02006-02-09 February 9, 2006 215 North Ottawa Street
41°31′50″N 88°5′1″W / 41.53056°N 88.08361°W / 41.53056; -88.08361 (Joilet YMCA)
Joliet
14 Joliet East Side Historic District 01980-08-15 August 15, 1980 Roughly bounded by Washington and Union Streets, 4th and Eastern Avenues
41°31′8″N 88°4′28″W / 41.51889°N 88.07444°W / 41.51889; -88.07444 (Joliet East Side Historic District)
Joliet
15 Joliet Municipal Airport 01980-12-10 December 10, 1980 4000 West Jefferson Street
41°31′24″N 88°10′46″W / 41.52333°N 88.17944°W / 41.52333; -88.17944 (Joliet Municipal Airport)
Joliet
16 Joliet Steel Works Illinois steel works Joliet.jpg 01991-02-28 February 28, 1991 927 Collins Street
41°32′28″N 88°4′30″W / 41.54111°N 88.075°W / 41.54111; -88.075 (Joliet Steel Works)
Joliet
17 Joliet Township High School JTHS.jpg 01982-08-12 August 12, 1982 201 East Jefferson Street
41°31′32″N 88°4′28″W / 41.52556°N 88.07444°W / 41.52556; -88.07444 (Joliet Township High School)
Joliet
18 Louis Joliet Hotel Louis Joliet Hotel 1926 - Copy.jpg 01990-02-09 February 9, 1990 22 East Clinton Street
41°31′36″N 88°4′48″W / 41.52667°N 88.08°W / 41.52667; -88.08 (Louis Joliet Hotel)
Joliet
19 Lockport Historic District GaylordBuildingToday DSCN5884.JPG 01975-05-12 May 12, 1975 Area between 7th and 11th Streets and Canal and Washington Streets
41°35′22″N 88°3′25″W / 41.58944°N 88.05694°W / 41.58944; -88.05694 (Lockport Historic District)
Lockport
20 Lockport Lock, Dam and Power House Historic District Lockport1.jpg 02004-03-10 March 10, 2004 2502 Channel Drive
41°34′10″N 88°4′44″W / 41.56944°N 88.07889°W / 41.56944; -88.07889 (Lockport Lock, Dam and Power House Historic District)
Lockport
21 McGovney–Yunker Farmstead McGovney–Yunker Farmstead.jpg 02006-05-31 May 31, 2006 10824 LaPorte Road
41°31′36″N 87°52′53″W / 41.52667°N 87.88139°W / 41.52667; -87.88139 (McGovney–Yunker Farmstead)
Mokena
22 Robert Milne House MilneHouse.JPG 01979-12-17 December 17, 1979 535 East 7th Street
41°35′22″N 88°2′57″W / 41.58944°N 88.04917°W / 41.58944; -88.04917 (Robert Milne House)
Lockport
23 Ninth Street Seven Arch Stone Bridge 02004-08-20 August 20, 2004 Ninth Street spanning Deep Run Creek
41°35′36″N 88°3′53″W / 41.59333°N 88.06472°W / 41.59333; -88.06472 (Ninth Street Seven Arch Stone Bridge)
Lockport Destroyed in a 2011 storm.[5]
24 Peotone Mill PEOTONE013.jpg 01982-03-19 March 19, 1982 433 West Corning Avenue
41°19′56″N 87°47′53″W / 41.33222°N 87.79806°W / 41.33222; -87.79806 (Peotone Mill)
Peotone
25 Plainfield Halfway House PlainfieldHalfway.JPG 01980-09-29 September 29, 1980 503 Main Street
41°36′41″N 88°12′15″W / 41.61139°N 88.20417°W / 41.61139; -88.20417 (Plainfield Halfway House)
Plainfield
26 Rubens Rialto Square Theater RialtoSquareJoliet.jpg 01978-07-24 July 24, 1978 102 North Chicago Street
41°31′34″N 88°4′53″W / 41.52611°N 88.08139°W / 41.52611; -88.08139 (Rubens Rialto Square Theater)
Joliet
27 Hiram B. Scutt Mansion Hiram Scutt Hs Joliet.JPG 02003-02-05 February 5, 2003 206 N Broadway
41°31′37″N 88°5′18″W / 41.52694°N 88.08833°W / 41.52694; -88.08833 (Hiram B. Scutt Mansion)
Joliet
28 Small–Towle House 02004-05-12 May 12, 2004 515 County Road
41°18′39″N 88°8′31″W / 41.31083°N 88.14194°W / 41.31083; -88.14194 (Small--Towle House)
Wilmington
29 Standard Oil Gasoline Station StandardOilPlainfield.JPG 01984-11-13 November 13, 1984 600 West Lockport Street
41°36′29″N 88°12′20″W / 41.60806°N 88.20556°W / 41.60806; -88.20556 (Standard Oil Gasoline Station)
Plainfield
30 Stone Manor Stone Manor Homer Glen.JPG 01980-11-26 November 26, 1980 Southeast of Lockport
41°34′23″N 87°56′10″W / 41.57306°N 87.93611°W / 41.57306; -87.93611 (Stone Manor)
Homer Glen
31 U.S. Post Office Post Office 1903.jpg 01981-08-20 August 20, 1981 150 North Scott Street
41°31′39″N 88°4′49″W / 41.5275°N 88.08028°W / 41.5275; -88.08028 (U.S. Post Office)
Joliet
32 Union Station Joliet Union Station 2005.jpg 01978-08-01 August 1, 1978 50 East Jefferson Street
41°31′28″N 88°4′47″W / 41.52444°N 88.07972°W / 41.52444; -88.07972 (Union Station)
Joliet
33 Upper Bluff Historic District Jolly Upper Bluff HD 2.JPG 01991-06-05 June 5, 1991 Roughly bounded by Taylor, Center and Campbell Streets and Raynor Avenue
41°31′45″N 88°5′47″W / 41.52917°N 88.09639°W / 41.52917; -88.09639 (Upper Bluff Historic District)
Joliet
34 Will County Historical Society Headquarters WillCoHS.JPG 01972-05-17 May 17, 1972 803 South State Street
41°35′21″N 88°3′17″W / 41.58917°N 88.05472°W / 41.58917; -88.05472 (Will County Historical Society Headquarters)
Lockport

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