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WEST VIRGINIA - Preston County

Arthurdale Historic District (added 1989 - - #88001862)
Also known as Arthurdale
E and W of WV 92 , Arthurdale
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Roosevelt,Eleanor
Significant Year: 1933
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Education, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling

Brown, Col. Thomas, House (added 1994 - - #94000212)
Co. Rd. 92/4 S of Reedsville , Reedsville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Early Republic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Downtown Rowlesburg Historic District (added 2005 - - #05001350)
Buffalo St., Church St., Portions of Main St., Poplar St., Railroad Alley and Railroad St. , Rowlesburg
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Elkins Coal and Coke Company Historic District (added 1983 - - #83003249)
Also known as Mercury Coal and Coke Company
Off WV 7 , Bretz
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Elkins Coal & Coke Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Fairfax Stone Site (added 1970 - - #70000653)
Also known as Fairfax Stone Historical Monument
N of William at corner of Grant, Preston, and Tucker counties , Redhouse
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: State
Historic Function: Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker
Current Function: Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker

Gaymont (added 1992 - - #92000351)
US 50 W of jct. with WV 24 , Aurora
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Commerce, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel

Gribble, A.W., Farm (added 2009 - - #09001192)
Also known as Deerwood Farm
Loop Rd. , Pisgah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
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

Hagans Homestead (added 1993 - - #93000617)
Also known as Barnes Hotel; Stone Manor Tourist Home
WV 26, 1 mi. N of jct. with I-68E (Exit 23) , Brandonville
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Hagans, Harrison
Significant Year: 1863, 1861, 1854
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Invention, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Indian Rocks Dining Hall (added 2003 - - #02001688)
WV 7, 1 mi. E of Reedsville , Reedsville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Hunt, John H. Sr.
Significant Year: 1928
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Kingwood Historic District (added 1994 - - #94000723)
Roughly bounded by Tunnelton, Main, Sigler, High and Price Sts. and Brown Ave. , Kingwood
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Reger, Carl, Simmon, Francis J.
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person: Bishop, Charles M., et al.
Significant Year: 1903, 1878, 1859
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Commerce, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, School, Single Dwelling

Lakin, James S., House (added 1997 - - #96001573)
102 Aurora Ave. , Terra Alta
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Lakin, James S.
Significant Year: 1895
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
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

McGrew, James Clark, House (added 1993 - - #93000618)
Also known as Gibson Property
109 E. Main St. , Kingwood
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: McGrew, James, Clark
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ralphsynder Decagonal Barn (added 1985 - - #85003111)
CR 52/2 , Masontown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Scott,Carl
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Reckart Mill (added 1980 - - #80004039)
Also known as Albright Mill
W of Cranesville at jct. of WV 28 and SR 47/2 , Cranesville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Albright,A.S.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Industry, Agriculture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Red Horse Tavern (added 1973 - - #73001923)
Also known as Brookside Inn;The Old Stone House;See Also:Red Horse Tavern
1 mi. E of Aurora on U.S. 50 , Aurora
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Grimes,Henry
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Art, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Red Horse Tavern (Boundary Increase) (added 1979 - - #79003443)
Also known as See Also:Red Horse Tavern
US 50, 1 mi E. of Aurora , Brookside
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Terra Alta Bank (added 1997 - - #97000786)
Also known as The History House
109 E. Washington St. , Terra Alta
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gakes Brother and Sharp, Contractor
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Tunnelton Railroad Depot (added 1996 - - #96000437)
Boswell St., N of the jct. of Boswell and South Sts. , Tunnelton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Virginia Furnace (added 1999 - - #99000287)
Also known as Josephine Furnace
WV 26, along Muddy Creek , Albright
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Virginia Furnace (added 1999 - - #99000790)
Also known as Josephine Furnace
WV 26, along Muddy Creek , Albright
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation




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