The West Virginia. Cyclopedia
Hinton Historic District
In Hinton, WV, in central Summers County, the Hinton National Historic District preserves the architecture of a post-Civil War boomtown on the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad. Though much has yet to be restored, the historic culture of the Summers County town shines through in its railroad depot and multi-towered Summers County Courthouse. The Hinton Railroad Museum has also been restored and is open to the public.
Find more Hinton history here: Hinton, West Virginia
Find a detailed description of the historic district here: National Register Nomination Form (PDF)