Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania)

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Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District
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Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania)
Location Main St. from Arch to High St., Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°12′46″N 77°0′33″W / 40.21278°N 77.00917°W / 40.21278; -77.00917Coordinates: 40°12′46″N 77°0′33″W / 40.21278°N 77.00917°W / 40.21278; -77.00917
Area 16.7 acres (6.8 ha)
Architectural style Late Victorian, Georgian
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 83002232[1]
Added to NRHP April 21, 1983

Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District is a national historic district located at Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 91 contributing buildings in the central business district of Mechanicsburg. Most of the contributing buildings date to the 19th century and includes notable examples of the Late Victorian and Georgian styles. Notable buildings include two churches, two banks, and the police department.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]

References[edit]

  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 Susan G. Lott (1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-21.