Harpers Ferry Historic District

Off U.S. 340
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia

Historic Document

Harpers Ferry Historic District is located in Jefferson County, West Virginia certified as a historic location on Monday October 15, 1979. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Manufacturing Facility. Harpers Ferry Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential and its significance in Industry, Commerce, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military, Transportation, Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History, Invention.

Harpers Ferry Historic District Information

Other Name: Harpers Ferry;See Also:Harpers Ferry National Historic Park;
Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: American
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1800, 1865
Level of Governmental Significance: National, State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Harpers Ferry Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 3000
Number of historically contributing buildings: 62
Number of historically contributing sites: 7
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 3
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Harpers Ferry Historic Locations Jefferson County Historic Locations West Virginia Historic Locations