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 1,600 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 December 8, 2017.[1]

Current listings by county[edit]

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.

Grace Bailey (schooner), in Knox County
County # of Sites
1 Androscoggin 106
2 Aroostook 59
3.1 Cumberland: Portland 91
3.2 Cumberland: Other 142
3.3 Cumberland: Total 233
4 Franklin 43
5 Hancock 125
6 Kennebec 133
7 Knox 91
8 Lincoln 104
9 Oxford 96
10 Penobscot 107
11 Piscataquis 56
12 Sagadahoc 59
13 Somerset 58
14 Waldo 64
15 Washington 100
16 York 179
(duplicates) (8)[5]
Total: 1,605

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on December 8, 2017.
  2. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-24). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  3. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service. Retrieved January 2, 2009. 
  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), Whitney Farm (Knox and Waldo), and Shaker Village (Androscoggin and Cumberland).