North River High School

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North River High School
North River High School is located in Virginia
North River High School
Location VA 42, Moscow, Virginia
Coordinates 38°18′53″N 79°04′46″W / 38.3147°N 79.0795°W / 38.3147; -79.0795Coordinates: 38°18′53″N 79°04′46″W / 38.3147°N 79.0795°W / 38.3147; -79.0795
Area 3.3 acres (1.3 ha)
Built 1930 (1930)
Built by Bibb, Kellis; Shaver, G.G.
Architectural style Neocolonial
MPS Public Schools in Augusta County Virginia 1870--1940 TR
NRHP Reference # 85000394[1]
VLR # 007-1153
Significant dates
Added to NRHP February 27, 1985
Designated VLR December 11, 1984[2]

North River High School is a historic public school building located at Moscow, Augusta County, Virginia. It was built in 1930, and is a brick building consisting of an auditorium/gymnasium as the core of the building with rectangular gabled blocks on either side containing two rooms with the projecting gable ends. It has a steeply pitched gable roof and entrance portico reflecting the Colonial Revival style. Additions were made to the building in 1942 and 1950. Also on the property is a contributing brick agriculture building.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[1]


  1. ^ a b Staff (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 2013-05-12. 
  3. ^ Ann McCleary (September 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: North River High School" (PDF).  and Accompanying photo