Windber Historic District

Roughly bounded by the borough line, Cambria Ave., 28th St. and the Big Paint Cr.
Windber, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Windber Historic District is located in Somerset County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Thursday November 14, 1991. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Religion, Social, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Department Store, Religious Structure, Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling, Business. Windber Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Industry, Community Planning And Development, European, Architecture, Social History.

Windber Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1897, 1922
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berwind-White Coal Mining Co.; Et al.
Architectural Style: Vernacular worker housing
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Windber Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2990
Number of historically contributing buildings: 944
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 149
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 1
Related Sections:
Windber Historic Locations Somerset County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations