Whitesburg Historic District

Portions of Main Sts., Broadway, Bentley, Webb, and Hayes Aves., Church, Pine, Cowan, Madison Sts, River Rd., Hazard Rd
Whitesburg, Kentucky

Historic Document

Whitesburg Historic District is located in Letcher County, Kentucky certified as a historic location on Tuesday September 12, 2006. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion, Transportation, more specifically a Specialty Store, Single Dwelling, Courthouse, Religious Structure, Rail-Related, Department Store, Hotel. Whitesburg Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Commerce.

Whitesburg Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local, State
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1911
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Palumbo, Joseph; et.al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Whitesburg Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 820
Number of historically contributing buildings: 86
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 35
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Whitesburg Historic Locations Letcher County Historic Locations Kentucky Historic Locations