Boomtown Historic District

Roughly along Winchester Ave. to Arden Rd., W. King St. to Red Hill Rd., W. Stephen, W. Addition St, and Raleigh Sts., Martinsburg, West Virginia


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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 10, 1980
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Queen Anne; Victorian: Shingle Style
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Transportation; Education; Exploration/Settlement; Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; School; Manufacturing facility; Secondary structure
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 153
Non-contributing buildings: 6

Update Log 

  • December 12, 2014: Photo imported by Michael Miller