State of Michigan
Department of History, Arts and Libraries
State of Michigan Historic Preservation Office

Structures and Cemeteries in Wayne County Registered with the
State of Michigan Historic Preservation Office
(Date of preparation of this list: November, 2006)

All are located in Detroit unless otherwise noted.


Alden Park Towers, # P25017 — 8100 East Jefferson Avenue at the riverfront and just northeast of the MacArthur Bridge to Belle Isle

Ann Arbor Railroad Depot, Howell, P23,9780, Listed December 11, 1970 — 100 Wetmore, Howell

Antietam Bridge, P25,652 NRAntietam Street over the Grand Trunk Western Railroad

Bagley Memorial Fountain, P4,449, March 3, 1971 NRCampus Martius

Belle Isle Coast Guard Building, P25,026, Listed September 10, 1979

Belle Isle Police Station, P25,026, Listed September 10, 1979 — Inselruhe Avenue between Central Avenue and Riverbank Road Belle Isle in the Detroit River

Champlain Street Cemetery of Temple Beth El, P25,044, August 14, 1962 — 3371 East Lafayette

Chestnut Street Bridge, P25,643 NRChestnut Street over the Grand Trunk Western Railroad

Clinton-Kalamazoo Canal. Construction began 1838. This canal was designed to link Lake Saint Clair on Lake St. Clair on the east side of Michigan to Lake Michigan on the west side but only a few miles were constructed. The completed part of this canal ran through Rochester and Rochester Hills in Oakland County and through Shelby Township and Utica in Macomb County.

Detroit City Cemetery, P25,060, January 27, 1983Northwest Corner of Gunston and Hern at the interchange of I-91 and Conner Street

Detroit Life Building, P2,965; Listed April 18, 1996 — 2210 Park Avenue

Detroit News Building, P25, 071 Listed February 2, 1975 — 615 Lafayette in downtown Detroit

Durand Depot, Grand Trunk Western Railroad, P24,769  Listed November 6, 1970 — 200 Railroad Street

East River Road Bridge, P25,575 NREast River Road over North Hickory Canal, Grosse Ile

Eastside Historic Cemetery District, P25,085 NRBounded by7 Elmwood, East Lafayette, Mt. Elliot and Waterloo

El Tovar Apartments, P25,088 — 320 East Grand Boulevard in the East Grand Boulevard Historic District

Ferry Street Bridge, P25,620 NRFerry Street over Thorofare Canal, Grosse Ile

Ford Dearborn Truck Assembly Plant/Ford F-150 Plant3001 Miller Road Dearborn

Fort Street Viaduct, P25,630 NRFort Street over the Norfolk and Western Railroad

Gibraltar Road Bridge, P25,538 NRGibraltar Road over Waterway Canal, Gibraltar

Harbin Drive – Silver Creek Channel Bridge. Built: 1930. This bridge takes Harbin Drive across the Silver Creek Channel and is very close to the Jefferson Avenue – Huron River Bridge in Brownstown Township.

Hastings Depot, Michigan Central Railroad, P22,532  July 26, 1974 — 222 West Apple Street, Hastings

Hibbard Tavern115 Summit, Milford, MI

Hunt Street Police Station/Third Pricinct Police Station, P25,264 — 2200 Hunt Street at the junction of Hunt, Dubois and Gratiot near Detroit’s Historic Eastern Market

Hurlbut Memorial Gate, P25,143, July 26, 1974 NRCadillac Boulevard at East Jefferson

Jefferson Avenue-Huron River Bridge. Built: 1930. This structure carries West Jefferson Avenue across the lower Huron River in Brownstown Township.

Kingston Arms Apartments, P35,833 — 296 East Grand Boulevard

Lilley Road Bridge, P25,608 NRLilley Road over the Lower Rouge River, Canton Township

Michigan Central Railroad, Standish Depot, P22,511 Listed August 27, 1977— 107 North Main Street, Standish

Michigan Car Ferries Marker321 Huron near Conkling Heritage Park, Mackinaw City

Michigan's Ferry System Marker321 Huron near Conkling Heritage Park, Mackinaw City

Michigan Firehouse Museum/Ypsilanti Firehouse Museum110 West Cross Street near Depot Town, Ypsilanti

North Milford Village Historic District

Muskegon Union Station, P24,301;   Listed: May 17, 1978 — 610 West Western Avenue, Muskegon

Newburg Cemetery, P4626, January 24, 1964 — 36000 Ann Arbor Trail, Livonia

Nymph and Eros, P25,056 — Detroit Institute of Art in Detroit’s Cultural Center at 5200 Woodward

Oak Grove Cemetery, P25,350, May 19, 1988 — Burr Road at Buck Road Taylor

Parke Lane Road Bridge, P25,589 NR Parke Lane Road over Thorofare Canal, Grosse Ile

William Peter Mansion, P23,840; Listed October 23, 1979 — 4704 Water Street, Columbiaville

Petoskey Depot, Chicago and West Michigan Railroad/Pere Marquette Railroad/Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad, P23010, listed July 17, 1970 — West Lake Street at Pioneer Park on the Lake Michigan waterfront, Petoskey (Emmet County

Redford Cemetery, P25,209, June 13,1986 — Telegraph Road between Five Mile Road and Puritan

River Raisin Battlefield, P24, 247 Listed February 18, 1956 — Bounded by Detroit Avenue, Mason Run, the River Raisin and south of Noble Avenue, Monroe

Sandhill Cemetery, P25,349, May 19, 1988 NRSoutheast corner of Telegraph and Pardee, Taylor

South Lyon Grain Elevator, P 24,403, January 25, 1985415 Lake Street East at the Pere Marquette Rail Line, South Lyon

South Point Drive Bridge, P25,628 NRSouth Point Drive over Swan Island Canal, Grosse Ile

Stearns Telephone Historic Marker, P25,251, April 24, 1970 — 511 Woodward between Larned and West Congress Streets

Taylor Township Cemetery, P25,348, January 21, 1988 — Northeast corner of Golden Ridge and McKinley, Taylor

Track Pans Marker

United States #12 Bridge over Westbound I-94 Ramp, P25,535 NRUnited States #12 over the westbound I-94 ramp, Dearborn

Vinton Building, P25, 273; Listed November 16, 1982 — 600 Woodward at the northwest corner of Woodward and East Congress in dowtown Detroit between Campus Martius and Hart Plaza

Waltz Road Bridge over Huron River, P25,544 NRWaltz Road over the Huron River

William H. Wells Home, P25, 283, 2931 East Jefferson Avenue

Michigan Firehouse Museum/Ypsilanti Firehouse Museum110 West Cross Street near Depot Town, Ypsilanti

Ypsilanti Water Works Stand PipeCross Street at Summit near the Eastern Michigan Campus in Ypsilanti.


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