Shinnston Historic District

Roughly bounded by Charles, East, and Clement Sts., and West Fork R., Shinnston, West Virginia

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File:SHINNSTON HISTORIC DISTRICT, SHINNSTON, HARRISON COUNTY, WV.jpg

AARON SHINN HOUSE BUILT CIRCA 1821

Photo taken by JERRYE & ROY KLOTZ M.D.

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 1, 1998
Reference number
98000288
Architectural styles
Victorian: Gothic; Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Shingle Style
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Exploration/Settlement; Industry
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Hotel; Business; Professional; Financial institution; Specialty store; Department store
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business; Professional; Financial institution; Specialty store; Department store; Restaurant
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1890
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 143
Non-contributing buildings: 102

Tags 

19th Century (37,784)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1890 (941)
Built during 1890s (7,635)
District (10,507)
Gothic (1,440)
Harrison County, West Virginia (36)
Have Street View (46,149)
Italianate (5,114)
Shingle Style (578)
Shinnston, West Virginia (4)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)
West Virginia (1,928)

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  • October 22, 2015: Photo imported by Michael Miller

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