Mineral Historic District

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Mineral Historic District
Mineral C&O Depot WJGrimes.JPG
C&O Depot in Mineral
Mineral Historic District is located in Virginia
Mineral Historic District
Mineral Historic District is located in the US
Mineral Historic District
Location Roughly along Mineral, Louisa, Lee, Richmond, Albemarle, Pendleton, Piedmon, Old Tolersville, S. Cecilia, et al, Mineral, Virginia
Coordinates 38°00′47″N 77°54′14″W / 38.01306°N 77.90389°W / 38.01306; -77.90389Coordinates: 38°00′47″N 77°54′14″W / 38.01306°N 77.90389°W / 38.01306; -77.90389
Area 120 acres (49 ha)
Built 1890 (1890)
Architectural style Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
NRHP reference # 05000271[1]
VLR # 261-0028
Significant dates
Added to NRHP April 8, 2005
Designated VLR December 1, 2004[2]

Mineral Historic District is a national historic district located at Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia. It encompasses 222 contributing buildings, 3 contributing sites, and 6 contributing structures in the town of Mineral. It includes a variety of residential, commercial, and institutional buildings built after the town was platted in 1890. Notable buildings include the Gibson House (1915), Turner House (c. 1915), Dr. H. J. Judd House (1906), Odd Fellows Hall (1894), former D.E. Bumpass Department Store, former Mineral Drug Store, Bank of Louisa (now Town Hall), C&O railroad depot (1880s), Mineral Crystal Ice Plant (c. 1925), Louisa County Power & Light Plant (c. 1925), Standard Oil Company building (1907), Episcopal Church of Incarnation (1902-1903), Mineral Baptist Church (1906), and the former Mineral School (1927).[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Ashlev Neville & Sarah Clarke (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Mineral Historic District" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying four photos and Accompanying map