Wellsburg Wharf

6th and Main Sts, Wellsburg, West Virginia


File:Wellsburg Wharf.jpg

Overview of the Wellsburg Wharf, located along the Ohio River near the intersection of Sixth and Main Streets in downtown Wellsburg, West Virginia, United States. Built in 1836, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and it is part of a Register-listed historic district, the Wellsburg Historic District.

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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 27, 1979
Reference number
Areas of significance
Commerce; Engineering; Transportation; Exploration/Settlement
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Water-related; Warehouse
Current functions
Park; Water-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant year
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 2

Update Log 

  • December 16, 2014: Photo imported by Michael Miller