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1863
January 1. President Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation granting freedom to slaves in southern states.
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VIRGINIA - Nelson County

Bon Aire (added 1980 - - #80004203)
E of Shipman on VA 626 , Shipman
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Cabell,George,Jr.
Significant Year: 1812
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Edgewood (added 2006 - - #06000354)
Also known as 062-0004
3008 Warminster Rd. , Wingina
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Peck, Lyman, Crawford, Malcolm
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Cabell, Joseph Carrington
Significant Year: 1955, 1820, 1790
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Elk Hill (added 2007 - - #07000220)
Also known as 062-0005
511 Rockfish Valley Hwy , Nellysford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

Hamner House (added 2004 - - #04001293)
Also known as Jay Hamner House; Copps House
128 Treetop Loop , Schuyler
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Hamner, Earl Jr.
Significant Year: 1929, 1940, 1915
Area of Significance: Literature, Performing Arts, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lovingston High School (added 2003 - - #03000567)
Also known as Lovingstn Elementary School
8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy. , Lovingston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hinnant, C.H., Monroe and Patterson
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Work In Progress

Lovingston Historic District (added 2005 - - #05001232)
Also known as VDHR 062-5108
VA 56 (Front St.) from Orchard Rd. (N) to Sunset Ln. (S), Parallel to US 29 , Lovingston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Crosthwait, Shelton
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Politics/Government, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Courthouse, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Business, Cemetery, Courthouse, Monument/Marker, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Midway Mill (added 2001 - - #73002042)
Also known as Simpson House
On the James River at end of VA 743 , Midway Mills
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Engineering, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Mitchell's Brick House Tavern (added 2006 - - #06000355)
Also known as Oakland;Hite House;Goodwin Tavern;Goodwin House
5365 Thomas Nelson Hwy. , Arrington
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Montezuma (added 1980 - - #80004202)
NE of Norwood on VA 626 , Norwood
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Other
Historic Person: Cabell,William,Jr.
Significant Year: 1790
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Nelson County Courthouse (added 1973 - - #73002041)
Off U.S. 29 , Lovingston
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Crostwait,Shelton, Varnum,George
Architectural Style: Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Government Office
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Professional

Oak Ridge Railroad Overpass (added 1978 - - #78003033)
SW of Shipman on VA 653 , Shipman
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Keystone Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Pharsalia (added 2009 - - #09000395)
Also known as 062-0428
2325 Pharsalia Rd. , Tyro
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Massie, Thomas
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Massie, William
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Horticulture Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Research Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

River Bluff (added 1980 - - #80004205)
S of Wintergreen on VA 151 , Wintergreen
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Schuyler Historic District (added 2007 - - #07000195)
Also known as 062-5002
Crossroads of Schuyler Rd., Salem Rd. and Rockfish River Rd. , Schuyler
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bruce, Andrew
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Engineering, Industry, Architecture, Prehistoric, Social History, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Organizational, Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Soldier's Joy (added 1980 - - #80004204)
SE of Shipman on VA 626 , Wingina
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Robards,James
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian
Historic Person: Cabell,Samuel Jordan
Significant Year: 1785, 1783
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Swannanoa (added 1969 - - #69000221)
S of jct. of VA 610 and U.S. 250 , Waynesboro
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Baskerville & Noland
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Forest, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Forest, Museum, Park

Tyro Mill (added 2006 - - #06000749)
Also known as 062-0028
VA 56 (Crabtree Falls Hwy) , Tyro
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wintergreen County Store (added 2005 - - #05001233)
Also known as VHDR file number 062-0117
Jct. of VA 151 and VA 627, 1368 Rockfish Valley Hwy , Nellysford
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Harris, Grover C.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Post Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Woodson's Mill (added 1992 - - #92001703)
Also known as Piney River Mill;DHR File No. 62-93
VA 778 E of jct. with VA 666 , Lowesville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Manufacturing Facility, Medical Business/Office
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Manufacturing Facility




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