National Register of Historic Places National Register of Historic Places
1861, April 12
First guns are fired in Civil War at Union installation at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, over question of southern states' right to secede from the Union.
Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use

WEST VIRGINIA - Ohio County - Historic Districts

Centre Market Square Historic District
(added 1984 - Ohio County - #84003651)
Also known as See Also:Centre Market Square Historic District (Boundary In
Roughly Market St. between 20th and 23rd Sts. , Wheeling
(95 acres, 50 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wells,E. W., Multiple
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Centre Market Square Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1987 - Ohio County - #87000127)
Also known as See Also:Centre Market Square Historic District
S side of Main from Alley 19 to 20th St., and Chapline, Eoff and Charles Sts. bounded by Lane C, 22nd, and 24th Sts. , Wheeling
(86 acres, 131 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et. al, Cunningham,George
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: European, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Chapline Street Row Historic District
(added 1984 - Ohio County - #84003655)
2301-2323 Chapline St. , Wheeling
(7 acres, 10 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wells,E. W.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

East Wheeling Historic District
(added 1999 - Ohio County - #99001402)
Roughly bounded by Chapline, Eoff, 18th, McColloch, 12th and 11th Sts. , Wheeling
(790 acres, 300 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Faris, Fred F., Fransheim, Edward B., et al.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Civic, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Civic, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Edemar
(added 1992 - Ohio County - #91001728)
Also known as Stifel Fine Arts Center
1330 National Rd. , Wheeling
(28 acres, 2 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kitchen,Ross R., Bates,Charles W.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Historic Person: Stifel,Edward W. Sr.
Significant Year: 1947
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Secondary Structure

Elm Hill
(added 1991 - Ohio County - #91001732)
Also known as Campbell--Bloch House
WV 88 NE of Wheeling Country Club , Wheeling
(193 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Campbell,Dr. John C.
Significant Year: 1850
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Hazel--Atlas Glass Company
(added 1992 - Ohio County - #92000882)
89 15th St., 58 19th St. , Wheeling
(25 acres, 8 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Franzheim,Edward B., Bates,Charles W.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: College, Manufacturing Facility

Highland Park Historic District
(added 1993 - Ohio County - #93000222)
Highland Park, jct. of Lincoln Dr. and National Rd. , Wheeling
(200 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mooney, George S. et al., Faris, Frederick F.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Single Dwelling

La Belle Iron Works
(added 1997 - Ohio County - #97001415)
Also known as La Belle Cut Nail Works
Jct. of 31st and Wood Sts. , Wheeling
(46 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Monroe Street East Historic District
(added 1980 - Ohio County - #80004036)
12th and Byron Sts. , Wheeling
(15 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wells,E.W., Klieves,Kraft & Co.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

National Road Corridor Historic District
(added 1993 - Ohio County - #92000874)
National Rd. from Bethany Pike to Park View Ln. , Wheeling
(4110 acres, 121 buildings, 3 structures, 12 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Faris,Frederick F., Franzheim,Edward B.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

North Wheeling Historic District
(added 1988 - Ohio County - #88002693)
Also known as See Also:List, Henry K., House
Roughly bounded by Main Street Ter., Market St., I-70, and N. Main St. , Wheeling
(150 acres, 113 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Howard,S.M.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

North Wheeling Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2008 - Ohio County - #07001419)
Roughly bound by 6th, Main, & Market Sts., & Main St. Terr. , Wheeling
(9 acres, 21 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Fire Station, Government Office, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Reed's Mill and House
(added 1992 - Ohio County - #92000862)
National Rd. .2 mi. W of Atkinson Rd. , Valley Grove
(68 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Transportation, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Warehouse

Reymann Brewing Company
(added 1992 - Ohio County - #92000884)
Jct. of Rock Point Rd. and 17th St. , Wheeling
(0 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant, Specialty Store

Schmulbach Brewing Company
(added 1992 - Ohio County - #92000885)
Also known as Nail City Brewing Company
3300 McColloch St. , Wheeling
(25 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Wheeling Country Club
(added 1990 - Ohio County - #90000711)
Also known as Stratford Springs
355 Oglebay Dr. , Wheeling
(45 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Franzheim,Edward Bates, Faris,Frederick
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Shingle Style
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Institutional Housing, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Wheeling Historic District
(added 1979 - Ohio County - #79002597)
Also known as Wheeling Central Business District;See Also:Independence Hal
Roughly bounded by RR tracks, Eoff, Water, and 10th Sts. , Wheeling
(558 acres, 205 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Franzheim,Giesey & Faris, Walter,Thomas U.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Wheeling Island Historic District
(added 1992 - Ohio County - #92000320)
Also known as See Also:Wheeling Suspension Bridge;Franzheim, Harry C. and
Roughly bounded by Stone, Front, North, Ontario, Erie and Wabash Sts. , Wheeling
(3700 acres, 1110 buildings, 2 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility

Wheeling Warehouse Historic District
(added 2002 - Ohio County - #02001530)
Roughly along Main St., Water St., 21 St., 22nd St., South St., 18th St., Eoff St. and Chapline St. , Wheeling
(493 acres, 20 buildings, 11 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Long, M.A., et.al.
Architectural Style: Moderne, Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Road-Related, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Warehouse

Woodsdale--Edgewood Neighborhood Historic District
(added 1997 - Ohio County - #96000445)
Also known as See Also: Ogden,H.C.,House;Tiernan,William Miles,House
Roughly bounded by Orchard Rd., Edgwood St., Carmel Rd., Bae--Mar and Lenox to Wheeling Cr., and Pine St. to Park St. , Wheeling
(200 acres, 969 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Faris, Fredrick, et al., Franzheim, Edward
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling




The Hocking Hills
The Hocking Hills
Geological History
on Display


visit the1900s.com
visit the1900s.com
Buy and Sell History Online


Return to Top
Select a Different WEST VIRGINIA County (map) Barbour Berkeley Boone Braxton Brooke Cabell Doddridge Fayette Greenbrier Hampshire Hancock Hardy Harrison Jackson Jefferson Kanawha Lewis Logan Marion Marshall Mason McDowell Mercer Mineral Mingo Monongalia Monroe Morgan Nicholas Ohio Pendleton Pocahontas Preston Putnam Raleigh Randolph Summers Taylor Tucker Tyler Upshur Webster Wetzel Wirt Wood Wyoming

Select a Different State (map) Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District Of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming

Return to Home Page

American Dreams Inc., the developers of this web site; nationalregisterofhistoricalplaces.com, is not affiliated in any way with the U.S. Dept. of Interior, the National Park Service, or the National Register of Historic Places

Frequently Ask Questions | Register Forms   
Property Updates | Add Link | Enhanced Listings | Contact Us