Red Lion Borough Historic District

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Red Lion Borough Historic District
Red Lion, Pennsylvania.jpg
Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad station, January 2009
Red Lion Borough Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Red Lion Borough Historic District
Red Lion Borough Historic District is located in the US
Red Lion Borough Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Edgewood Ave., Windsor Twp. line, MD&PA RR., Chestnut Rd., Country Club Rd., and York Twp. line., Red Line, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°53′55″N 76°36′35″W / 39.89861°N 76.60972°W / 39.89861; -76.60972Coordinates: 39°53′55″N 76°36′35″W / 39.89861°N 76.60972°W / 39.89861; -76.60972
Area 260 acres (110 ha)
Built 1874
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Italianate, et al.
NRHP Reference # 00000847[1]
Added to NRHP August 10, 2000

Red Lion Borough Historic District is a national historic district located at Red Lion Borough in York County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 1,482 contributing buildings, 1 contributing site, and 2 contributing structures in the central business district and surround residential areas of Red Lion. Most of the buildings are residential and primarily date between 1880 and 1935, and include notable examples of the Colonial Revival and Italianate styles. Notable non-residential buildings include the Red Lion Table Company building (1913), Red Lion Cabinet Company building (1917), C.H. Foreman cigar factory (1912), W.M. Gemmell & Company factory (1908-1912), Consolidated Tobacco Company (1915), E.A. Strobeck & Company factory, Roser Building (1876-1890), Odd Fellows Hall (c. 1885), Sheeler's General Store (1906), Bethany United Brethren Church (1928), Junior-Senior High School (1926), Hill School (1910-1912), U.S. Post Office (1934), and Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad Station (1923). Located in the district and separately listed is the Consumers Cigar Box Company.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Elizabeth L. Roman (February 2000). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Red Lion Borough Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-28.