Bramwell Historic District

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Bramwell Historic District
Bramwell WestVirginia main street.jpg
Bramwell, West Virginia, March 2006
Bramwell Historic District is located in West Virginia
Bramwell Historic District
Bramwell Historic District is located in the US
Bramwell Historic District
Location Main, Rose, Block, Dahring, Wyatt, Church,N. and S. River Sts., Bramwell, West Virginia
Coordinates 37°19′26″N 81°18′35″W / 37.32389°N 81.30972°W / 37.32389; -81.30972Coordinates: 37°19′26″N 81°18′35″W / 37.32389°N 81.30972°W / 37.32389; -81.30972
Area 55 acres (22 ha)
Architectural style Mixed (more Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
NRHP Reference # 83003244[1]
Added to NRHP February 10, 1983

Bramwell Historic District is a national historic district located at Bramwell, Mercer County, West Virginia. The district includes 65 contributing buildings and 2 contributing structures in the central business district and surrounding residential areas of Bramwell. Most of the buildings pre-date the 1920s. Notable buildings include the Bramwell Town Hall (c. 1889), Bryant Building (c. 1910) (Bryant Pharmacy and soda fountain, the pharmacy later became the Corner Shop Diner with the original soda fountain), Masonic Hall (c. 1893-1894), Cooper House (1910), Cooper Indoor Pool (1910), Cooper Garage Apartment (1910), Bank of Bramwell (c. 1893), Perry House (c. 1901-1904), Hewitt House (1914-1915), Hewitt Garage Apartment (1914-1915), Mann House, Bramwell Presbyterian Church (1902), Goodwill House (c. 1894, 1905), Thomas House (c. 1909-1912), Thomas Garage / Apartment (c. 1909-1912), Buck/Bowen House (c. 1900), Mann Playhouse (c. 1910), Freeman House (c. 1893), and Former Holy Trinity Episcopal Church (c. 1895).[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Beth Hager (October 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Bramwell Historic District" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-08-18. 

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