National Register of Historic Places listings in Maine

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This is a list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Maine. There are approximately 1,500 listed sites in Maine. Each of the state's 16 counties has more than forty listings on the National Register.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted May 27, 2016.[1]

Current listings by county

The following are approximate tallies of current listings by county. These counts are based on entries in the National Register Information Database as of April 24, 2008[2] and new weekly listings posted since then on the National Register of Historic Places web site.[3] There are frequent additions to the listings and occasional delistings and the counts here are approximate and not official. New entries are added to the official Register on a weekly basis.[4] Also, the counts in this table exclude boundary increase and decrease listings which only modify the area covered by an existing property or district, although carrying a separate National Register reference number.

County # of Sites
1 Androscoggin 104
2 Aroostook 58
3.1 Cumberland: Portland 88
3.2 Cumberland: Other 139
3.3 Cumberland: Total 227
4 Franklin 43
5 Hancock 125
6 Kennebec 128
7 Knox 92
8 Lincoln 104
9 Oxford 94
10 Penobscot 107
11 Piscataquis 55
12 Sagadahoc 56
13 Somerset 58
14 Waldo 61
15 Washington 99
16 York 178
(duplicates) (7)[5]
Total: 1,582

See also


  1. "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on May 27, 2016.
  2. Staff (2008-04-24). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service. Retrieved January 2, 2009.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Weekly List Actions, National Register of Historic Places website
  5. The following sites are listed in multiple counties: Arnold Trail to Quebec (Franklin, Kennebec, Sagadahoc, and Somerset), Georges River Canal (Knox and Waldo), Porter-Parsonfield Bridge (Oxford and York), Ryefield Bridge (Oxford and Cumberland), and Shaker Village (Androscoggin and Cumberland).