Rowland Main Street Historic District

Roughly bounded by the 100 and 200 blks of W. Main St., 100 blk of E. Main St., and Hickory and E and W Railroad Sts., Rowland, North Carolina


File:Rowland, NC depot from S 2.JPG

Railroad depot, now McMurray McKellar Historical Museum, in Rowland, North Carolina; seen from the south.

Photo taken by Ammodramus

License: Public domain: Released by author

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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 2, 2005
Reference number
Architectural styles
American Movement: Early Commercial; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; et al.
Areas of significance
Commerce; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Specialty store; Department store; Warehouse; Financial institution; Hotel; Rail-related
Current functions
Specialty store; Department store; Warehouse; Rail-related; Restaurant; Professional; Government office
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 35
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 5

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller