Address: NE of Dutch John, Dutch John, Utah. County/parish: Daggett.
9 contributing buildings.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places July 10, 1979.
Swett Ranch, in Daggett County, Utah southwest of Dutch John, has buildings dating from 1909. A 14.1 acres (5.7 ha) section of the ranch was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. It included nine contributing buildings and three contributing structures.
Historic function: Domestic; Industry/processing/extraction; Agriculture/subsistence Historic subfunction: Processing; Single Dwelling; Agricultural Outbuildings; Animal Facility; Manufacturing Facility; Secondary Structure; Storage Criteria: event, architecture/engineering
It includes a largely original corral built in 1905 for collecting Oscar Swett's cattle, before he homesteaded there.(read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79002492