Lewisburg Maple Street Historic District

Lewisburg, WV

Maple Street Historic District is a relatively small grouping of individual houses that have historically served the black population of Lewisburg. The area is significant as the only architecturally intact area that serves as the focal point of black history in Lewisburg. Located atop the highest residential hill, known as "Gospel Hill," it contains the highest concentration of intact "worker's" housing. It overlooks the older, more established buildings of the Lewisburg Historic District and also represents a small, intact working class neighborhood from Greenbrier County's turn-of-the-century boom period.  On the National Register of Historic Places.

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