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Hinton Historic District

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Historic homes in the Hinton National 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.

See also: Hotels near Hinton, Vintage Photos of Hinton

Find more Hinton history here: Hinton, West Virginia

Find a detailed description of the historic district here: National Register Nomination Form (PDF)

Map and topo Map showing Hinton Historic District

Hinton (WV) Area Map