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Orr Roadside Parking Area
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Rustic-style wayside rest and recreation area designed by landscape architect A. R. Nichols and built in 1935–38 for state highway department by CCC workers.

County:  Saint Louis
Address:  Mn. Hwy. 53 at 1st Ave.
City or Township:  Orr
Listing Date:  September 06, 2002
Nomination:  02000937.pdf
Significance Level:   State
Criteria:   A, C (see criteria)
Date:   1935
Style:   NPS Rustic Style
Architect:   Civilian Conservation Corps, Minnesota Department of Transportation, Nichols, Arthur R., Olson, Harold E.
Theme:   landscape architecture, politics/government
Historic Functions:   Park
Current Functions:   Park
Foundation Material:   Granite
Roof Material:   Asphalt
Wall Material:   Granite, Log


Photo of Orr Roadside Parking Area



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