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WEST VIRGINIA - Monroe County

Alderson Bridge (added 1991 - - #91001730)
Also known as Alderson Memorial Bridge
Monroe St. across the Greenbrier R. , Alderson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: McEnteer,Frank Duff
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Pedestrian Related

Alderson Historic District (added 1993 - - #93001231)
Also known as See Also:Alderson Bridge
Roughly, along Monroe St., Riverview Dr., Railroad Ave. and adjacent streets , Alderson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ellis, Clark, Martens, Walter
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Elder John Alderson, et al.
Significant Year: 1885, 1872, 1789
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce, Education, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Hotel, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Byrnside--Beirne--Johnson House (added 1993 - - #93001358)
Also known as Willowbrook
Co. Rd. 13 S of Union , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Byrnside, James, et al.
Significant Year: 1869, 1855, 1770
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Campbell, Clarence, House (added 1995 - - #95000872)
Also known as Hillcrest
WV 3 , Union
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Campbell, Clarence, Campbell, John
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Campbell, Clarence
Significant Year: 1907
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Caperton, William Gaston, Jr., House (added 1991 - - #91001733)
Also known as Wyndridge
WV 3 E of Union , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
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

Cook's Mill (added 1989 - - #88001857)
Also known as The Old Mill;The Greenville Mill
Rt. 2 , Greenville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Humphries,James
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Cook,Jacob Jr.
Significant Year: 1857
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Work In Progress

Echols, Brig. Gen. John, House (added 1985 - - #85001415)
Elmwood & 2nd St. N. , Union
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Echols,Brigadier General John
Significant Year: 1845
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Elmwood (added 1976 - - #76001942)
Also known as Caperton,Hugh,House
N of Union off U.S. 219 , Union
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Caperton,Hugh T.
Significant Year: 1835
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 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

Estill, Wallace, Sr., House (added 1984 - - #84003634)
Also known as Old Stone House
WV 122 , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wallace,Estille,Sr.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1773
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Indian Creek Covered Bridge (added 1975 - - #75001895)
1.5 mi. S of Salt Sulphur Springs on U.S. 219 , Salt Sulphur Springs
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Weikel,Ray, Weikel,Oscar
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Laurel Creek Covered Bridge (added 1981 - - #81000605)
SR 23/4 at jct. of SR 219/1 crossing Laurel Creek , Lillydale
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Arnott,Robert, Miller,Lewis
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Lynnside Historic District (added 1991 - - #91000452)
Jct. of WV 3 and Cove Cr. Rd. , Sweet Springs
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Lewis,Letitia Floyd
Significant Year: 1853, 1845
Area of Significance: Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Maple Lawn (added 2001 - - #01000268)
Cty Rte 219-23 , Peterstown
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Symns, John
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

McNeer House (added 1991 - - #91000453)
US 219 at Gin Run , Salt Sulphur Springs
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kendell,E. Grier
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Processing Site, Single Dwelling

Miller--Pence Farm (added 2006 - - #06000899)
8 mi. W of Jct US 219 and WV 122 , Greenville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Miller, Jacob, Pence, Henry
Architectural Style: Federal, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Education, Exploration/Settlement, Social History
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, Education, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, School, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Single Dwelling, Storage

Nickell Homestead and Mill (added 1998 - - #98001472)
Also known as Mont Glenn Farm
McClung Rd. , Ronceverte
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings

Old Sweet Springs (added 1970 - - #70000659)
Also known as Andrew S. Rowan Memorial Home
WV 3 , Sweet Springs
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Resort
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Sanatorium

Old Sweet Springs Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2007 - - #07001417)
Also known as Andrew S. Rowan Memorial Home
50 Jefferson Ln. , Sweet Springs
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Entertainment/Recreation, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Health Care, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Hotel, Outdoor Recreation, Sanatorium
Current Function: Work In Progress

Pickaway (added 1999 - - #99000290)
Also known as Pickaway Plains
Roughly between US 219 and WV 3 , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Clinic, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Reed's Mill (added 1993 - - #93000226)
Co. Rd. 219/1 , Second Creek
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: McDowell, Archiball
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Processing, Water Works
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Processing, Water Works

Rehoboth Church (added 1974 - - #74002016)
2 mi. E of Union off WV 3 , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Salt Sulphur Springs Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003412)
US 219 , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fullen,John,Jr., Fullen,John,Sr.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Resort
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Spring Valley Farm (added 1974 - - #74002017)
Also known as Dickson,Richard,Farm;See Also:Spring Valley Farm (Boundary I
NE of Union on U.S. 219 , Union
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Transportation, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
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

Spring Valley Farm (Boundary Increase) (added 1992 - - #92000901)
Also known as See Also:Spring Valley Farm
NE of Union on US 219 , Union
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings

Sunset Hill (added 2000 - - #00000777)
Also known as Alderson Home
Flat Mountian Rd. , Alderson
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Alderson, George, Sr., Alderson, Emma Cornelia
Significant Year: 1924
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure

Union Historic District (added 1990 - - #90001844)
Also known as See Also:Walnut Grove;Echols, Brig. Gen. John, House
Roughly along Main, Dunlap, Pump and Elmwood Sts. N from Royal Oak Field, including Paradise and Monument Fields , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Clair,Matthew W.,Sr.
Area of Significance: Commerce, Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Courthouse, Department Store, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Courthouse, Department Store, Single Dwelling

Walnut Grove (added 1977 - - #77001378)
Also known as Beirne,Andrew,House
N of Union on U.S. 219 , Union
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Erskine,Michael,Jr.
Significant Year: 1825, 1783
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling




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