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Brier Hill
(added 1973 - Fayette County - #73001629)
On U.S. 40 , Brier Hill
(450 acres, 18 buildings, 75 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Brownsville Commercial Historic District
(added 1993 - Fayette County - #93000716)
Also known as See Also: Dunlap's Creek Bridge
105--128 Brownsville Ave. and 1--145 Market, 101--200 High, 2--6 Water, 100 Charles, 1 Seneca and 108 Bank Sts. , Brownsville
(190 acres, 55 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Italianate, Moderne
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Department Store, Rail-Related, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Brownsville Northside Historic District
(added 1993 - Fayette County - #93000717)
Also known as See Also: Bowman's Castle;St. Peter's Church
Roughly bounded by Front St., Broadway, Shaffner Rd. and Baltimore St. , Brownsville
(170 acres, 188 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Theater

Dawson Historic District
(added 1997 - Fayette County - #97001252)
[Roughly bounded by Howell St., Middle Alley, Youghiogheny R, River Rd., and Spring, and Locust Alleys , Dawson
(355 acres, 107 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pringle, Thomas
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Fort Necessity National Battlefield
(added 1966 - Fayette County - #66000664)
11 mi. E of Uniontown on U.S. 40 , Uniontown
(9028 acres, 1 building, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Washington,George
Significant Year: 1754, 1755
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Park

Linden Hall at Saint James Park
(added 1989 - Fayette County - #89001787)
Also known as Linden Hall
RR 26051 NW of Dawson , Dawson
(90 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thompson & Starrett, Kuntz,Joseph Frankln
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

New Geneva Historic District
(added 1996 - Fayette County - #95000119)
Roughly bounded by Front St. E from Church Ln., Georges Cr. and the Monongahela R., Nicholson Township , New Geneva
(160 acres, 29 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Newmyer, Peter and Jonathan, Farm
(added 1998 - Fayette County - #98000901)
3165 Richey Rd. , Bullskin Township
(540 acres, 8 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Penn-Craft Historic District
(added 1989 - Fayette County - #89000356)
Roughly bounded by PA 4020, Twp. Rd. 326, and Twp. Rd. 549 , Penn-Craft
(1750 acres, 108 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Shoaf Historic District
(added 1994 - Fayette County - #94000518)
Also known as Shoaf No. 1
Roughly bounded by Nos. 1-170 First St., Second St., processing buildings and the bank of coke ovens, Georges Township , Shoaf
(385 acres, 39 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Hotel, Processing Site
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling

Smock Historic District
(added 1994 - Fayette County - #94000520)
Roughly bounded by Redstone Cemetery, Colonial Mine No. 1, Smock Hill, Colonial Mine No. 2 and Redstone Cr. , Smock
(1870 acres, 177 buildings, 7 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pittsburg Coal Co. et al
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Extractive Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Star Junction Historic District
(added 1997 - Fayette County - #97001244)
Roughly the jct. of PA 51 and PA 4036, including Post Office Rd., Church St., PA 532, and Old Ridge Rd. , Perry
(1000 acres, 163 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Washington Coal and Coke
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Processing Site, Religious Structure, Water Works
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Summit Hotel
(added 2005 - Fayette County - #05000062)
Also known as Summit Inn
101 Skyline Dr. , North Union
(500 acres, 8 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Keirn, J. Edward
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility, Water Works
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility, Storage, Water Works

Uniontown Downtown Historic District
(added 1989 - Fayette County - #89000357)
Roughly Main St., between Court St. and Mill St. , Uniontown
(310 acres, 111 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Georgian, Moderne, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Road-Related, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Road-Related, Specialty Store

Uniontown Downtown Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2003 - Fayette County - #03000036)
18 S. Beeson Blvd. and 9 E. Peter St. , Uniontown
(3 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Moderne, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Whitsett Historic District
(added 1995 - Fayette County - #95000883)
Roughly bounded by the Youghiogheny R., the former Elwell Branch of the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie RR tracks and Elwell Run , Whitsett
(790 acres, 48 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Black, European, Industry, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Processing Site
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling




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