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Baker's Bottom Historic District (added 2001 - - #01001358)
Also known as Mountaineer Racetrack and Gaming Resort
WV 2 , Newell
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hellings, Nathan
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Military
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Defense, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Fortification, Sport Facility, Storage, Warehouse
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Sport Facility

Baker's Fort (added 2005 - - #05001547)
WV 2 , Newell

Baker's Fort Massacre Site (added 2003 - - #03000336)
Also known as Baker's Bottom Massacre Site
0.5 mi. NW of jct. of WV 2 and WV 208 , Newell
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Logan, Chief John
Significant Year: 1774
Area of Significance: Native American, Exploration/Settlement, Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Other
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Parking Lot

First National Bank--Graham Building (added 2000 - - #00001312)
Also known as Ross Building
100 N. Chester St. , New Cumberland
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Government Office, Hospital, Post Office, Professional
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Hellings, Nathan, Apple Barn (added 2002 - - #02001529)
WV 2 , Newell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hellings, Nathan
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Storage
Current Function: Work In Progress

Johnston--Truax House (added 1993 - - #93000611)
209 Seneca St. , Weirton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnston, Benjamin, Jr.
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Marland Heights Park and Margaret Manson Weir Memorial Pool (added 1993 - - #93001230)
Jct. of Williams Dr. and Riverview Dr. , Weirton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bintz, Wesley
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Sport Facility

Marshall House (added 2001 - - #01000263)
Also known as McNeil House
1008 Ridge Ave. , New Cumberland
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Marshall, Oliver
Significant Year: 1887
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Murray, James F., House (added 1990 - - #90001066)
Also known as Murray--Abrams House
530 Louisiana Ave. , Chester
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Snyder,J.A.
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
Historic Person: Murray,James Fraser
Significant Year: 1905, 1903
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Old Courthouse (added 1986 - - #73001902)
Also known as Hancock County First Court House
High and Elm Sts. , New Manchester
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Native American
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

People's Bank (added 1995 - - #95000253)
3383 Main St. , Weirton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cattrell, Clyde, Peterson & Clark
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Rigas, Dr. George, House (added 2004 - - #04000358)
3412 West St. , Weirton
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Watson, E.R.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Rigas, Dr. George
Significant Year: 1936
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Tarr, Peter, Furnace Site (added 1976 - - #76001935)
Also known as Peter Tarr Furnace
Address Restricted , Weirton
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American,industrial
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker

Waterford Park (added 2002 - - #02001528)
Also known as Mountaineer Racetrack and Gaming Resort
WV 2 , Newell
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Sport Facility

Wells, William E., House (added 2009 - - #09000244)
372 Virginia Terr. , Newell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thayer, C.C. & A.L., Struthers, W.F.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Wells, William E.
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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