National Register of Historic Places listings in Giles County, Virginia

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Location of Giles County in Virginia

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Giles County, Virginia.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Giles County, Virginia, 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 9 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted June 2, 2017.[2]

Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Giles County Courthouse
Giles County Courthouse
September 9, 1982
(#82004560)
U.S. Route 460 and State Route 100
37°19′37″N 80°44′06″W / 37.326944°N 80.735000°W / 37.326944; -80.735000 (Giles County Courthouse)
Pearisburg
2 Greater Newport Rural Historic District
Greater Newport Rural Historic District
December 14, 2000
(#00000489)
Roughly bounded by U.S. Route 460, State Route 42, and Clover Hollow, Lucas, Zells Mills, Spruce Run, and Mountain Lake Rds.
37°17′39″N 80°29′44″W / 37.294167°N 80.495444°W / 37.294167; -80.495444 (Greater Newport Rural Historic District)
Newport
3 Andrew Johnston House
Andrew Johnston House
February 11, 1993
(#93000041)
208 N. Main St.
37°19′42″N 80°44′09″W / 37.328472°N 80.735833°W / 37.328472; -80.735833 (Andrew Johnston House)
Pearisburg
4 Narrows Commercial Historic District
Narrows Commercial Historic District
June 4, 2014
(#14000301)
100-300 blocks of Main St. and 100 blocks of Mary St., Monroe St., Center St., and MacArthur Ln.
37°19′53″N 80°48′41″W / 37.331389°N 80.811389°W / 37.331389; -80.811389 (Narrows Commercial Historic District)
Narrows
5 Newport Historic District
Newport Historic District
February 25, 1994
(#94000059)
Area surrounding Greenbriar Branch Rd. and State Route 42
37°17′36″N 80°29′46″W / 37.293333°N 80.496111°W / 37.293333; -80.496111 (Newport Historic District)
Newport
6 Pearisburg Historic District
Pearisburg Historic District
January 30, 1992
(#92000004)
Roughly, Wenonah Ave. from Tazewell St. to Main St. and adjacent parts of N. and S. Main
37°19′35″N 80°44′06″W / 37.326389°N 80.735°W / 37.326389; -80.735 (Pearisburg Historic District)
Pearisburg
7 Q. M. Pyne Store
Q. M. Pyne Store
March 13, 2009
(#09000121)
168 Village St.
37°17′16″N 80°37′06″W / 37.287778°N 80.618333°W / 37.287778; -80.618333 (Q. M. Pyne Store)
Eggleston
8 Shannon Cemetery
Shannon Cemetery
May 4, 2006
(#06000350)
Junction of State Routes 42 and 100
37°13′05″N 80°44′30″W / 37.218056°N 80.741667°W / 37.218056; -80.741667 (Shannon Cemetery)
Pearisburg
9 Walker's Creek Presbyterian Church
Walker's Creek Presbyterian Church
October 22, 2003
(#03001088)
State Route 42; also Walker's Creek Cemetery
37°11′35″N 80°50′20″W / 37.193056°N 80.838889°W / 37.193056; -80.838889 (Walker's Creek Presbyterian Church)
Pearisburg Cemetery represents a boundary increase of February 1, 2006

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 June 2, 2017.
  3. ^ 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. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-24). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  5. ^ 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.