National Register of Historic Places listings in Venango County, Pennsylvania

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Location of Venango County in Pennsylvania

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Venango County, Pennsylvania.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a Google map.[1]

There are 19 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark. Another property was once listed but has been removed.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted April 4, 2014.[2]


Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Summary
1 Allegheny Baptist Church
December 15, 1978
(#78002478)
Pennsylvania Route 27 and Main Street
41°35′50″N 79°34′51″W / 41.597222°N 79.580833°W / 41.597222; -79.580833 (Allegheny Baptist Church)
Pleasantville
2 Bridge in Cherrytree Township
Bridge in Cherrytree Township
June 22, 1988
(#88000809)
State Route 1011 over Oil Creek, southeast of Titusville
41°36′55″N 79°39′27″W / 41.615278°N 79.6575°W / 41.615278; -79.6575 (Bridge in Cherrytree Township)
Cherrytree Township
3 Bridge in Clinton Township
Bridge in Clinton Township
June 22, 1988
(#88000808)
State Route 3005 over Scrubgrass Creek, south of Kennerdell
41°14′17″N 79°51′16″W / 41.238056°N 79.854444°W / 41.238056; -79.854444 (Bridge in Clinton Township)
Clinton Township
4 Connely-Holeman House
October 11, 2007
(#07001080)
317 Chestnut Street
41°35′43″N 79°35′04″W / 41.595347°N 79.584542°W / 41.595347; -79.584542 (Connely-Holeman House)
Pleasantville
5 Samuel F. Dale House
Samuel F. Dale House
December 4, 1975
(#75001670)
1409 Elk Street
41°23′55″N 79°50′04″W / 41.398611°N 79.834444°W / 41.398611; -79.834444 (Samuel F. Dale House)
Franklin
6 Drake Oil Well
Drake Oil Well
November 13, 1966
(#66000695)
3 miles (5 km) southeast of Titusville on Pennsylvania Route 36, in Drake Well Memorial Park
41°36′38″N 79°39′28″W / 41.610556°N 79.657778°W / 41.610556; -79.657778 (Drake Oil Well)
Cherrytree Township
7 Emlenton Historic District
Emlenton Historic District
November 10, 1997
(#97001256)
Roughly bounded by the Allegheny River, the borough limits, Kerr Avenue, and Hickory and Center Streets
41°10′47″N 79°42′43″W / 41.179722°N 79.711944°W / 41.179722; -79.711944 (Emlenton Historic District)
Emlenton
8 Franklin Historic District
Franklin Historic District
January 26, 1984
(#84003583)
Roughly bounded by Miller Avenue and Otter, 8th, Buffalo, and 16th Streets
41°23′36″N 79°49′52″W / 41.393333°N 79.831111°W / 41.393333; -79.831111 (Franklin Historic District)
Franklin
9 Indian God Rock Petroglyphs Site (36VE26)
Indian God Rock Petroglyphs Site (36VE26)
May 14, 1984
(#84003585)
On the eastern bank of the Allegheny River above Brandon
41°19′48″N 79°49′27″W / 41.33000°N 79.82417°W / 41.33000; -79.82417 (Indian God Rock Petroglyphs Site (36VE26))[5]

Rockland Township
10 National Transit Building
National Transit Building
September 13, 1978
(#78002477)
206 Seneca Street
41°26′03″N 79°42′32″W / 41.434167°N 79.708889°W / 41.434167; -79.708889 (National Transit Building)
Oil City
11 Oil City Armory
Oil City Armory
May 9, 1991
(#91000517)
Junction of East 2nd and State Streets
41°25′38″N 79°42′33″W / 41.427222°N 79.709167°W / 41.427222; -79.709167 (Oil City Armory)
Oil City
12 Oil City Downtown Commercial Historic District
Oil City Downtown Commercial Historic District
October 24, 1997
(#97001250)
Generally along Seneca, Center, Elm, Sycamore, Duncomb, and Main Streets
41°26′08″N 79°42′31″W / 41.435556°N 79.708611°W / 41.435556; -79.708611 (Oil City Downtown Commercial Historic District)
Oil City
13 Oil City North Side Historic District
Oil City North Side Historic District
November 12, 1999
(#99001335)
Roughly bounded by the Conrail railroad line, Manning Street, Park Road, Deer Street, and Linden, Hasson, Bishop, Carroll, and East Bissell Avenues
41°26′06″N 79°42′45″W / 41.435°N 79.7125°W / 41.435; -79.7125 (Oil City North Side Historic District)
Oil City
14 Oil City South Side Historic District
Oil City South Side Historic District
November 10, 1997
(#97001249)
Roughly bounded by the Allegheny River, Wilson Avenue, Lee's Lane, West Third, West Fifth, and Reservoir Streets
41°25′18″N 79°43′12″W / 41.421667°N 79.72°W / 41.421667; -79.72 (Oil City South Side Historic District)
Oil City
15 Pithole Stone Arch
Pithole Stone Arch
June 22, 1988
(#88000869)
State Route 1004 over Pithole Creek
41°29′13″N 79°35′43″W / 41.486944°N 79.595278°W / 41.486944; -79.595278 (Pithole Stone Arch)
Cornplanter and President Townships
16 Rockland Furnace
September 6, 1991
(#91001139)
On Shull Run north of the Allegheny River, northwest of Emlenton
41°14′03″N 79°44′57″W / 41.234167°N 79.749167°W / 41.234167; -79.749167 (Rockland Furnace)
Rockland Township
17 Site of Pithole City
Site of Pithole City
March 20, 1973
(#73001667)
10 miles (16 km) southeast of Titusville
41°31′16″N 79°35′14″W / 41.521111°N 79.587222°W / 41.521111; -79.587222 (Site of Pithole City)
Cornplanter Township
18 U.S. Post Office
U.S. Post Office
September 15, 1977
(#77001197)
270 Seneca Street
41°26′09″N 79°42′33″W / 41.435833°N 79.709167°W / 41.435833; -79.709167 (U.S. Post Office)
Oil City
19 Witherup Bridge
Witherup Bridge
June 22, 1988
(#88000800)
State Route 3007 over Scrubgrass Creek, south of Kennerdell
41°15′18″N 79°50′27″W / 41.255°N 79.840833°W / 41.255; -79.840833 (Witherup Bridge)
Clinton Township

Former listing[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Plumer Block
April 20, 1978
(#78002476)
June 27, 1988
1205 Liberty Street
Franklin

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on April 4, 2014.
  3. ^ a b Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  5. ^ Location derived from its GNIS feature record; the NRIS lists the site as "Address Restricted"