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National Register of Historic Places listings in Guam

Map of Guam

This is a list of the buildings, sites, districts, and objects listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Guam. There are currently 127 listed sites spread across 17 of the 19 villages of Guam. The villages of Agana Heights and Mongmong-Toto-Maite do not have any listings.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted October 30, 2015.[1]

Listed historic sites include Spanish colonial ruins, a few surviving pre-World War II ifil houses, Japanese fortifications, two massacre sites, and a historic district.

Current listings

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed[3] Location Village Description
1 Achugao Bay Site
August 19, 1985
(#75001912)
Address restricted[4]
Umatac
2 Aga Tongan Archaeological Site
September 26, 2008
(#08000941)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
3 Agaga
June 11, 1975
(#75002155)
Address restricted[4]
Umatac
4 Agana Historic District
February 8, 1985
(#85000495)
Roughly bounded by South 2nd, South 3rd, and West 9th, Santa Cruz and Legaspi Streets
Hagåtña Agana Houses TR[5]
5 Agana Spanish Bridge
Agana Spanish Bridge
September 6, 1974
(#74002300)
Aspenall Street and Guam Highway 1
Hagåtña Historic Spanish colonial bridge
6 Agana-Hagatna Pillbox
Agana-Hagatna Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001880)
West shore of Paseo de Susana
Hagåtña Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR[6]
7 Agana/Hagatna Cliffline Fortifications
March 4, 1991
(#88001877)
Address restricted[4]
Hagåtña Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
8 Agat Invasion Beach
Agat Invasion Beach
March 4, 1975
(#75001913)
Coastline northwest of Agat from Toocha Beach south to Bangi
Agat [7]
9 Agat World War II Amtrac
Agat World War II Amtrac
December 13, 2011
(#11000880)
Address restricted[4]
Agat Sunken landing vehicle off Agat Beach.
10 Aratama Maru
Aratama Maru
June 2, 1988
(#88000612)
Talofofo Bay
Talofofo Japanese freighter that lies at bottom of Talofofo Bay[8]
11 As Sombreru Pillbox I
March 4, 1991
(#88001883)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
12 As Sombreru Pillbox II
March 4, 1991
(#88001864)
South shore of Tumon Beach in Tumon Bay
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
13 As Sombreru Pillbox III
March 4, 1991
(#88001887)
West of Matapang Park
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
14 Asan Invasion Beach
Asan Invasion Beach
February 14, 1979
(#79002617)
North edge of Asan
Asan
15 Asan Ridge Battle Area
July 18, 1975
(#75001916)
Between Asan and Nimitz Hill
Asan
16 Asmaile Point
November 7, 1978
(#78003413)
Address restricted[4]
Merizo
17 Asquiroga Cave
May 6, 1976
(#76002277)
Address restricted[4]
Talofofo
18 Atantano Shrine
November 21, 1995
(#95001367)
300 feet (91 m) southeast of Guam Highway 1 (Marine Drive), north of junction with Guam Highway 2A
Piti
19 Ayulang Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001889)
Address restricted[4]
Hagåtña Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
20 Baza Outdoor Oven
December 3, 2010
(#10000972)
West end of Beatrice Baza Rd.[9]
Yona Guam's Outdoor Ovens MPS
21 Cable Station Ruins
Cable Station Ruins
September 6, 1979
(#79003742)
6 miles (9.7 km) north of Agat
Agat
22 Canada Water Wells
September 26, 2008
(#08000165)
Near junction of Canada–Toto Road and Canada–Toto Loop Road
Barrigada
23 Cetti Bay
Cetti Bay
November 21, 1974
(#74002036)
1.1 miles (1.8 km) north-northwest of Umatac
Umatac Archaeological site of a village, extending along most of the bay, also known as Jati and as Ati.
24 Merlyn G. Cook School
Merlyn G. Cook School
November 29, 1979
(#79003743)
Guam Highway 4
Merizo
25 Creto Site
November 7, 1978
(#78003414)
Address restricted[4]
Umatac
26 Cruz Water Catchment
November 14, 1994
(#94001310)
53 feet (16 m) south Guam Highway 9, southeast of Pott's Junction
Yigo Water Catchments MPS
27 Dungcas Beach Defense Guns
December 22, 1976
(#76001965)
On Agana Bay, off Guam Highway 1
Tamuning
28 Fafai Beach Site
November 19, 1974
(#74002316)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning
29 Faha Massacre Site
August 27, 1991
(#91001091)
Off Guam Highway 4, south of Pigua Road
Merizo
30 Fonte River Dam
February 25, 2014
(#14000035)
Fonte River, immediately southwest of Nimitz Hill Overlook Park
Libugon vicinity
31 Fort Nuestra Senora de la Soledad
Fort Nuestra Senora de la Soledad
October 18, 1974
(#74002042)
South of Umatac of Guam Highway 40
Umatac
32 Fort San Jose
May 1, 1974
(#74002041)
Northwest of Umatac on Guam Highway 2
Umatac
33 Fort Santa Agueda
Fort Santa Agueda
August 30, 1974
(#74002301)
Guam Highway 7
Hagåtña
34 Fort Santo Angel
August 10, 1974
(#74002043)
Northwest corner of Umatac Bay
Umatac
35 Fouha Bay
November 21, 1974
(#74002040)
Address restricted[4]
Umatac
36 Gadao's Cave
November 19, 1974
(#74002309)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
37 Garapan Mount Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001888)
Address restricted[4]
Talofofo Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
38 Gongna Beach Gun Emplacement
March 4, 1991
(#88001897)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
39 Gongna Beach Gun Mount
March 4, 1991
(#88001898)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guamm TR
40 Gonga Beach Mount Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001894)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
41 Guam Congress Building
February 1, 2007
(#06001320)
Chalan Santo Papa
Hagåtña
42 Guam Institute
October 6, 1977
(#77001568)
Off Guam Highway 1
Hagåtña
43 Guzman Water Catchment
November 14, 1994
(#94001312)
0.25 miles (0.40 km) south of Guam Highway 8 and 0.25 miles (0.40 km) east of Guam Highway 10
Barrigada Water Catchments MPS
44 Ha. 62-76 JAPANESE MIDGET ATTACK SUBMARINE
Ha. 62-76 JAPANESE MIDGET ATTACK SUBMARINE
February 3, 1999
(#99001706)
Chapel Road near barracks 14, Commander Naval Forces Marianas
Santa Rita
45 Hanum Site
November 7, 1978
(#78003416)
Address restricted[4]
Yigo
46 Haputo Beach Site
Haputo Beach Site
November 20, 1974
(#74002308)
Address restricted[4]
Dededo
47 Hill 40
March 4, 1975
(#75001910)
0.2 miles (0.32 km) southwest of Agat off Guam Highway 2
Agat
48 Ilik River Fortification I
March 4, 1991
(#88001869)
Address restricted[4]
Yona
49 Ilik River Fortification II
March 4, 1991
(#88001871)
Shore of Ylig Point
Yona Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
50 Inarajan Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001890)
Guam Highway 4
Inarajan Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR; misspelled "Inalahan" in the National Register database
51 Inarajan Ridge
December 4, 1974
(#74002310)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
52 Inarajan Village
November 7, 1977
(#77001569)
Guam Highway 4
Inarajan
53 Ipao Pillbox I
March 4, 1991
(#88001863)
West of Ypao Point
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
54 Ipao Pillbox II
March 4, 1991
(#88001873)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning
55 Ipao Pillbox III
March 4, 1991
(#88001874)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning
56 Jinapsan Site
December 27, 1974
(#74002317)
Address restricted[4]
Yigo
57 Light Model Tank No. 95
December 19, 1979
(#79003107)
Southwest of Yona on Cross Island Road
Yona
58 Machagden Point
November 7, 1978
(#78003415)
Address restricted[4]
Umatac
59 Mahlac Pictograph Cave
November 12, 2014
(#14000891)
Address restricted[4]
Talofofo
60 Malesso Japanese Rice Mill
November 28, 2012
(#12000973)
Jesus Barcinas Rd.
Merizo
61 Malessu' Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001872)
Talona Beach on Cocos Lagoon
Merizo
62 Malolos Site
April 8, 1980
(#80004242)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
63 Mana Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001886)
South shore of As Anite Cove
Talofofo Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
64 Mataguac Hill Command Post
June 10, 1975
(#75002122)
Off of Guam Highway 1
Yigo
65 Matala' Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001867)
Address restricted[4]
Talofofo Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
66 Matgue River Valley Battle Area
April 3, 1975
(#75001917)
0.6 miles (0.97 km) southwest of Asan of Marine Drive
Asan
67 Memorial Beach Park
August 7, 1974
(#74002039)
Guam Highway 1
Asan
68 Merizo Bell Tower
May 29, 1975
(#75002152)
Guam Highway 4
Merizo
69 Merizo Conbento
September 17, 1974
(#74002315)
Guam Highway 4
Merizo
70 Mesa House
February 8, 1985
(#85000408)
Maxwell Street
Hagåtña Historic ifil-constructed house; included in Agana Houses TR
71 Mochom
December 4, 1974
(#74002314)
Address restricted[4]
Mangilao
72 Mount Tenjo Fortifications
March 13, 1979
(#79003745)
Northeast of Santa Rita
Santa Rita
73 Naton Headland Fortification I
March 4, 1991
(#88001884)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
74 Naton Headland Fortification II
March 4, 1991
(#88001885)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
75 Nomna Bay Site
December 27, 1974
(#74002311)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
76 North Inarajan Site
February 21, 1975
(#75002151)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
77 Oka Fortification
March 4, 1991
(#88001882)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
78 Orote Field
Orote Field
June 18, 1975
(#75002149)
5 miles (8.0 km) north on Orote Peninsula, within Naval Base Guam.
Santa Rita
79 Orote Historical Complex
October 23, 1979
(#79003744)
Naval Station Guam, northern tip of Orote Peninsula[10]
Santa Rita
80 Pagat Site
March 13, 1974
(#74002318)
Address restricted[4]
Yigo
81 Pagu' Pillbox I
March 4, 1991
(#88001878)
Shore of Pago Bay
Chalan Pago-Ordot Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
82 Pagu' Pillbox II
March 4, 1991
(#88001879)
Shore of Pago Bay
Chalan Pago-Ordot Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
83 Paulino Outdoor Oven
December 3, 2010
(#10000971)
Agfayan Point, south side of Bear Rock Lane[11]
Inarajan Guam's Outdoor Ovens MPS
84 Piti Coastal Defense Guns
Piti Coastal Defense Guns
June 18, 1975
(#75001909)
East of junction of Guam Highway 1 and 11
Piti
85 Plaza de Espana
Plaza de Espana
May 1, 1974
(#74002302)
Saylor Street
Hagåtña
86 Quan Outdoor Oven
December 3, 2010
(#10000970)
North side, J.C. Santos St. at J.C. Tuncap St.[12]
Piti Guam's Outdoor Ovens MPS
87 San Dionisio Church Ruins
San Dionisio Church Ruins
August 30, 1974
(#74002037)
Guam Highway 2
Umatac
88 San Vitores Martyrdom Site
October 31, 1975
(#75002154)
0.7 miles (1.1 km) south of Bijia Point off Guam Highway 4
Tamuning
89 Francisco Q. Sanchez Elementary School
June 12, 1998
(#98000678)
Guam Highway 2
Umatac
90 Sanvitores Beach Japanese Fortification
March 4, 1991
(#88001891)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
91 Sella Bay Site
November 8, 1974
(#74002038)
Address restricted[4]
Umatac
92 SMS CORMORAN
SMS CORMORAN
April 4, 1975
(#75002156)
Apra Harbor
Piti
93 South Finegayan Latte Stone Park
South Finegayan Latte Stone Park
September 5, 1975
(#75002150)
74 Golden Shower Lane
Dededo
94 South Pulantat Site
March 26, 1979
(#79003747)
Address restricted[4]
Yona
95 South Talofofo Site
February 24, 1975
(#75002153)
Address restricted[4]
Talofofo
96 Spanish Dikes
November 19, 1974
(#74002303)
Northeast of Agana Springs
Hagåtña
97 Sumay Cemetery
Sumay Cemetery
October 8, 1999
(#99001184)
Marine Drive, Commander Naval Forces Marianas
Agat and Santa Rita
98 Taelayag Spanish Bridge
October 10, 1974
(#74002304)
West of Guam Highway 2
Agat
99 Talagi Pictograph Cave
March 24, 2004
(#04001240)
Andersen Air Force Base
Coordinates missing
Dededo and Yigo
100 Taleyfac Spanish Bridge
Taleyfac Spanish Bridge
September 10, 1974
(#74002305)
Off Guam Highway 2
Agat
101 Talisay Site – Latte' Saddok Talisai
November 5, 2014
(#14000892)
Address restricted[4]
Santa Rita
102 Talofofo River Valley Site
December 27, 1974
(#74002312)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
103 Talofofo-Talu'fofo' Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001876)
South shore of the Ylig River
Talofofo Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
104 Taogam Archeological Settlement
April 15, 1980
(#80004243)
Address restricted[4]
Mangilao
105 Tinta Massacre Site
November 26, 1991
(#91001720)
Espinosa Avenue
Merizo
106 TOKAI MARU
July 14, 1988
(#88000967)
Apra Harbor, Naval Base Guam
Piti
107 Tokcha' Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001875)
Toghca Point shoreling, Ipan
Talofofo Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
108 Tomhum Cliffline Fortification I
March 4, 1991
(#88001895)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
109 Tomhum Cliffline Fortification II
March 4, 1991
(#88001896)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
110 Tomhum Cliffline Fortification III
March 4, 1991
(#88001868)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
111 Tomhum Pillbox I
March 4, 1991
(#88001893)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
112 Tomhun Pillbox II
March 4, 1991
(#88001866)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
113 Tomhum Pillbox III
March 4, 1991
(#88001865)
East San Vitores Drive
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
114 Tonhum Fortification I
March 4, 1991
(#88001870)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
115 Torre Water Catchment
November 14, 1994
(#94001311)
Hatsuho Golf Course
Yigo Water Catchments MPS
116 Toves House
February 8, 1985
(#85000410)
Marine Drive
Hagåtña Agana House TR
117 Umang Dam
February 6, 2009
(#08001408)
South side of Finile Road
Agat
118 Umatac Outdoor Library
November 12, 1999
(#99001301)
Guam Highway 4
Umatac
119 Umatac-Umatak Pillbox
March 4, 1991
(#88001881)
Address restricted[4]
Umatac Japanese Coastal Defense Fortifications on Guam TR
120 Uruno Beach Site
December 27, 1974
(#74002306)
Address restricted[4]
Dededo
121 Uruno Site
December 27, 1974
(#74002307)
Address restricted[4]
Dededo
122 War in the Pacific National Historical Park
War in the Pacific National Historical Park
August 18, 1978
(#78003198)
Marine Drive
Hagåtña
123 West Atate
December 4, 1974
(#74002313)
Address restricted[4]
Inarajan
124 West Bona Site
West Bona Site
March 26, 1979
(#79003746)
Address restricted[4]
Santa Rita
125 Won Pat Outdoor Oven
December 3, 2010
(#10000969)
Between 114 and 126 Mansanita Ct.[13]
Sinajana Guam's Outdoor Ovens MPS
126 Yokoi's Cave
January 16, 1980
(#80004244)
Address restricted[4]
Talofofo
127 Ypao Beach Archeological Site
May 24, 1974
(#84000889)
Address restricted[4]
Tamuning

Former listings

[2] Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Guam Legislative Building Site
January 23, 2003
(#02001722)
December 30, 2004
163 Chalan Santo Papa Juan Pablo Dos
Hagåtña
2 Ungacta House
February 8, 1985
(#85000409)
December 31, 2004
334 Hernan Cortez
Agana

See also

References

  1. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on October 30, 2015.
  2. ^ a b Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined , differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  3. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au Federal and state laws and practices restrict general public access to information regarding the specific location of sensitive  .
  5. ^ Jack B. Jones (August 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Agana Historic District" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying photos
  6. ^ Antonio E. Martinez, Jr. (November 5, 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Agana Pillbox (66-01-1211) / Agana-Hagatna Pillbox" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying two photos from 1986
  7. ^ Guam Inventory Team,   and accompanying 2 photos and a map
  8. ^ Submerged Cultural Resources Unit, National Park Service (1988). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Aratama Maru" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying photos
  9. ^ Geocode coords estimated based on description in National Register nomination form.
  10. ^ "Draft Joint Region Marianas Access Plan" (PDF). Naval Facilities Engineering Command Marianas. Retrieved 2015-06-24. 
  11. ^ Geocode coords estimated based on description in National Register nomination form.
  12. ^ Geocode coords estimated based on description in National Register nomination form.
  13. ^ Geocode coords estimated based on description in National Register nomination form.

External links

  • National Register: Aviation history in Guam Orote Field
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