Waverly Historic District (Waverly Township, Pennsylvania)

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Waverly Historic District

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One-room School, October 2009
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Location Roughly centered on Academy St. and Abington Rd., inc. Carbondale Rd., Beech, Cole, Church and Dearborn St., Waverly Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°31′38″N75°42′18″W / 41.52722°N 75.70500°W / 41.52722; -75.70500 Coordinates: 41°31′38″N75°42′18″W / 41.52722°N 75.70500°W / 41.52722; -75.70500
Area 77 acres (31 ha)
Built 1928
Architect Lewis, George M.D.; Ross, Ephraim
Architectural style Late Victorian, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
NRHP reference #

04000884

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Added to NRHP August 20, 2004

Waverly Historic District is a national historic district roughly centered on Academy St. and Abington Rd., inc. Carbondale Rd., Beech, Cole, Church and Dearborn St. in Waverly Township, Pennsylvania. Historic functions of the district include domestic buildings, at least one religious structure, commerce and trade, education and recreation and culture. The district was built around 1928, and is significant for its architecture. Styles include Late Victorian, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements. Architects include George M.D. Lewis and Ephraim Ross. [2]

Waverly Township, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Waverly Township is a township in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States. It borders Dalton and Glenburn Township to the west, North Abington Township to the north, Clarks Summit and Clarks Green to the south, South Abington Township to the south and southeast, and Scott Township to the east. Waverly Township is part of the growing suburban area known as the "Abingtons." The population was 1,743 at the 2010 census.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2004. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 National Park Service (2009-03-13). "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 David L. Taylor (December 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Waverly Historic District, Part 1" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-04., David L. Taylor (December 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Waverly Historic District, Part 2" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-04., David L. Taylor (December 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Waverly Historic District, Part 3" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-04., David L. Taylor (December 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Waverly Historic District, Part 4" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-04., and David L. Taylor (December 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Waverly Historic District, Part 5" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-04.