Great Falls Downtown Historic District

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Great Falls Downtown Historic District
Great Falls Historic District.jpg
Great Falls Downtown Historic District, April 2012
Great Falls Downtown Historic District is located in South Carolina
Great Falls Downtown Historic District
Location Dearborn St. between Church and Republic St., Great Falls, South Carolina
Coordinates 34°34′03″N 80°53′24″W / 34.56750°N 80.89000°W / 34.56750; -80.89000Coordinates: 34°34′03″N 80°53′24″W / 34.56750°N 80.89000°W / 34.56750; -80.89000
Area 12.6 acres (5.1 ha)
Architect Sirrine, Joseph Emory; Potter & Shackleford
Architectural style Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 00000588[1]
Added to NRHP June 2, 2000

Great Falls Downtown Historic District is a national historic district located at Great Falls, Chester County, South Carolina. The district encompasses 14 contributing buildings in the central business district of Great Falls. They were built between about 1910 and 1930, and consist of the buildings constructed by the Republic Textile Mills Company to provide a commercial area to meet the needs of the mill workers and their families.[2][3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Sandra Scurry Varner, Elizabeth Wilson, and David McKeown (February 2000). "Great Falls Downtown Historic District" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. Retrieved 17 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "Great Falls Downtown Historic District, Chester County (Dearborn St. b/w Church & Republic Sts., Great Falls)". National Register Properties in South Carolina. South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Retrieved 17 March 2014.  and Accompanying map