Jersey Shore Historic District

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Jersey Shore Historic District
Jersey Shore old houses.JPG
Jersey Shore Historic District, June 2009
Jersey Shore Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Jersey Shore Historic District
Location Irregular shape roughly bounded by Lawshe Run, W. Branch Susquehanna River, S borough boundaries, and Tomb Ave., Jersey Shore, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°12′4″N 77°15′18″W / 41.20111°N 77.25500°W / 41.20111; -77.25500Coordinates: 41°12′4″N 77°15′18″W / 41.20111°N 77.25500°W / 41.20111; -77.25500
Area 150 acres (61 ha)
Architectural style Late Victorian, Greek Revival, Federal
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 75001653[1]
Added to NRHP March 31, 1975

Jersey Shore Historic District is a national historic district located at Jersey Shore, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 286 contributing buildings in the central business district and surrounding residential area of Jersey Shore. The buildings were mostly built during the period 1830 to 1860, and are representative of Victorian, Greek Revival, and Federal style architecture. Notable buildings include the Abraham Lawshe House (c. 1840), Gallagher-Webb House (c. 1842), Mark Slonaker House (c. 1845), Stone-Nice House (c. 1845), Bailey-Allen House (c. 1850), Sanderson-Sebring House (c. 1852), Samuel Humes Building (1852), Moran-Trump House (1855), West Branch Dormitory Building (1856), and McHenry-Cline House (c. 1885).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (SEARCHABLE DATABASE). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Dean R. Wagner (May 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Jersey Shore Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-19.