Kingwood Historic District

Roughly bounded by Tunnelton, Main, Sigler, High and Price Sts. and Brown Ave.
Kingwood, West Virginia

Historic Document

Kingwood Historic District is located in Preston County, West Virginia certified as a historic location on Friday July 15, 1994. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Financial Institution, Department Store, Restaurant, School. Kingwood Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Commerce.

Kingwood Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Bishop, Charles M., et al.
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1859, 1878, 1903
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Simmon, Francis J.; Reger, Carl
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Kingwood Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 80
Number of historically contributing buildings: 103
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 59
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Kingwood Historic Locations Preston County Historic Locations West Virginia Historic Locations