Jackson's Mill State 4-H Camp Historic District

Also known as: WVU Jackson's Mill Center for Lifelong Learning
160 Jackson Mill Rd., Weston, West Virginia


McWhorter Cabin

Constructed in 1793 near Jane Lew, WV, moved here in 1923. Contributing Structure to the Historic District

Photo taken by GrapedApe


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 4, 2005
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman
Areas of significance
Architecture; Landscape Architecture; Social History; Military; Community Planning and Development; Education
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Camp; Single dwelling; Processing; Processing site
Current functions
Camp; Museum
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 23
Contributing structures: 4
Contributing sites: 4
Contributing objects: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 16
Non-contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2015: Photo imported by Michael Miller