Lynchburg Historic District

Roughly bounded by Majors, Main, Elm, and Wall Sts., Lynchburg, Tennessee

Photos 

Entering the Roaring Metropolis of Lynchburg

The metropolitan area of Lynchburg, population 5,740 (2000 census data) is the county seat of Moore County and the home of Jack Daniels Old No. 7 Whiskey.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 19, 1996
Reference number
96000771
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Italianate; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Politics/Government
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Hotel; Specialty store; Financial institution; Courthouse; Manufacturing facility
Current functions
Single dwelling; Financial institution; Specialty store; Courthouse; Government office; Manufacturing facility
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 74
Non-contributing buildings: 17
Non-contributing sites: 1

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2020: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • November 26, 2011: New photos from J.R. Manning

Related landmarks 

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - Lugnuts969 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • National Register database - Reference number 96000771