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Historic Augusta Canal And Industrial District

Augusta, Georgia
County of Richmond.
West bank of the Savannah River
National Register Number: 71000285
Resource type: District.
Property type: Industry/Processing/Extract. - manufacturing. The threat level was Priority3 in
1996.
Congressional District: GA-10 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Industrial site.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 22, 1977):
Intact canal system and mills constructed from the 1840s to the 1880s representative of industrial aspects of the New South. The best surviving example of an engineering system singularly important to the southeastern United States.


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