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West Durham Historic District

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MPS  Durham MRA
Area  36 ha
Added to NRHP  26 March 1986
NRHP Reference #  86000680
Year built  1892
West Durham Historic District
Location  Roughly bounded by Knox, Ninth, W. Main Sts., and Rutherford St. and Carolina Ave., Durham, North Carolina
Architectural style  Classical Revival, Queen Anne, Italianate

West durham historic district top 5 facts

West Durham Historic District is a national historic district located at Durham, Durham County, North Carolina. The district encompasses 101 contributing buildings in a mixed industrial, commercial, and residential section of Durham. The buildings primarily date after 1892 and include notable examples of Classical Revival, Italianate, and Queen Anne architecture. Located in the district is the separately listed Erwin Cotton Mills Company Mill No. 1 Headquarters Building. Other notable buildings include Erwin Cotton Mills Co. Mill No. 4 (1909–10), Erwin Cotton Mills Co. worker's housing (1910s), Fidelity Bank (1920s), E. K. Powe School (1928), Blacknall Memorial Presbyterian Church (1922), and St. Joseph's Episcopal Church.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.


West Durham Historic District Wikipedia

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