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NORTH CAROLINA - Gaston County

Beam's Shell Service Station and Office, (Former) (added 1997 - - #97001221)
Also known as C. Grier Beam Truck Museum
117 N. Mountain St. , Cherryville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Historic Person: Beam, C Grier
Significant Year: 1934, 1930
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Belmont Abbey Cathedral (added 1973 - - #73001343)
On SR 2093 , Belmont
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Belmont Abbey Historic District (added 1993 - - #93000584)
100 Belmont--Mt. Holly Rd. (NC 2093, E side) , Belmont
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: McInerney, Rev. Michael
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Other
Historic Person: Haid, Abbot Leo Michael et al.
Significant Year: 1892, 1907, 1876
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Church Related Residence, Church School, College, Religious Structure
Current Function: Education, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Church Related Residence, Church School, College, Religious Structure

Belmont Historic District (added 1996 - - #96001525)
Also known as See also: US Post Office, Former
Roughly bounded by Sacred Heart College campus, RR line, N. and S. Main, Glenway, Bryant Sts., Keener Blvd., Central Ave, Belmont
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McMichael, J.M., Hook, Charles Christian
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Education, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , State , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Financial Institution, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Belmont Hosiery Mill (added 2002 - - #02000987)
608 S. Main St. , Belmont
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Carpenter, Andrew, House (added 1983 - - #83001883)
SR 1820 , Lucia
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Central School (added 2008 - - #07001374)
Also known as Bessemer City Elementary School
317 Washington Ave. , Bessemer City
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Work In Progress

Craig Farmstead (added 2006 - - #06000292)
118 Craigland Ln. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stowe, Lawson Henderson
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Dallas Historic District (added 1973 - - #73001344)
Bounded by Holland, Main, Gaston and Trade Sts. , Dallas
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Welch,Mr.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Department Store, Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Social
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Civic, Single Dwelling

Downtown Gastonia Historic District (added 2004 - - #03001375)
Roughly bounded by Main Ave., Broad St., Second Ave., and Chester St. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: White, Hugh E., Milburn & Hester
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Education, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Business, City Hall, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

First National Bank Building (added 1986 - - #86000302)
Also known as Lawyers Building
168--170 W. Main Ave. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wilson & Sompayrac
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Historic Person: Craig,J.H.,et al.
Significant Year: 1917, 1916
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Professional
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Business

Gaston County Courthouse (added 1979 - - #79001708)
N. York and S. South Sts. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Milburn & Heister
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Gastonia High School (added 1983 - - #83001884)
S. York St. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: White,Hugh,Sr.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Hoyle House (added 1993 - - #93001140)
Also known as Hieyl,Pieter,Homeplace
NC 275 S side, 1400 ft. SW of S. Fork of Catawba R. , Dallas
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hoyle, Eli, House (added 1998 - - #98001529)
1111 Dallas-Stanley Hwy , Dallas
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure

Jenkins, David, House (added 1978 - - #78001956)
1017 Church St. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Jenkins,David et. al.
Significant Year: 1875
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Loray Mill Historic District (added 2001 - - #01001131)
Roughly bounded by W. Franklin Blvd., S. Vance and S. Trenton Sts., and W. 6th Ave. B , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lockwood, Greene and Co., Robert and Co.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Loray Mill Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2006 - - #06000228)
Roughly bounded by S. Vance St., RR right-of-way, S. Hill St. and W. Franklin Blvd. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Helms, Marvin W.
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Mayworth School (added 2002 - - #02000986)
Also known as Cramerton School
236 Eighth Ave. , Cramerton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cramer, Stuart
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: School, Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Sport Facility

McAdenville Historic District (added 2009 - - #08001412)
100-413 Main St., Elm and Poplar Sts., and cross sts. from I-85 to S. Fork of Catawba River , McAdenville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Draper, Earle Sumner
Architectural Style: Italianate, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Library, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Mount Holly Cotton Mill (added 1996 - - #96000830)
Also known as Alsace Manufacturing Co.
250 N. Main St. , Mount Holly
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store

Robinson--Gardner Building (added 1999 - - #99000436)
Also known as Robinson Brothers Building
173-175 W. Main Ave. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Restaurant

St. Joseph's Catholic Church (added 1979 - - #79001709)
Off NC 273 , Mountain Island
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Third National Bank Building (added 1986 - - #86000316)
Also known as Commercial Building
195 W. Main Ave. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Milburn, Heister & Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional

US Post Office, Former (added 1995 - - #95001401)
Also known as Belmont City Hall
115 N. Main St. , Belmont
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Simon, Louis A.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Art, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Wilson, William J., House (added 1976 - - #76001324)
S of Gastonia off SR 1109 , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Federal
Historic Person: Wilson,William Joseph
Significant Year: 1824
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

York--Chester Historic District (added 2005 - - #05000941)
Bounded by W. Franklin Blvd., W. Second Ave., South St., W. Tenth Ave., W. Eighth Ave. and S. Clay St. , Gastonia
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wilson, C.C., White, Hugh Edward
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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