Rutherford Barn, East Hansel Road, Minooka, Grundy County, IL
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East Hansel Road, Minooka vicinity, IL
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS IL-1151
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-192).
Building/structure dates: 1837 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1908 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1924 subsequent work
Significance: This heavy timber barn is one of the few remaining mid-nineteenth century structures built directly on the canal. The barn's possible use as a mule barn serving canal transportation adds to its interest.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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