The mission of the Newstead Historical Society is to ensure a sense of community by preserving and interpreting the Town's rich social and cultural history through education and programming.

Hawkins-Goeseke Home

Hawkins-Goeseke Home

Historical Importance
Style, sight of burnt lime kiln’s, Gideon Hawkins purchased land from Holland Land Co. in 1838

Type & Style
1 and a half story plank house

Year Built
about 1838

Original Owner
Gideon Hawkins

Notable Features
¼ basement, hewn beams, plank walls