Economy Historic District

Old Economy Village roughly bounded by PA 65, 12th, Merchant, and 16th Sts., Ambridge, Pennsylvania

Photo 

By Nyttend - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7349957

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 21, 1985
Reference number
85001142
Areas of significance
Industry; Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Religious structure; Meeting hall; Single dwelling; Business
Current functions
Museum; Single dwelling; Business
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1825; 1905
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 111
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 56

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2018: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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