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    State and National Historic Districts

    These districts and sites are on the Virginia Landmarks Register (VLR) and the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP).  These are strictly honorary listings that recognize the historic significance of a place, building, site or area and encourages but does not require preservation of the property. Listing on the registers offers limited protection from potentially harmful federally- or state-funded activities. The main benefit of being listed is that owners may qualify for state and federal rehabilitation tax credit programs and the Department of Historic Resources’ (DHR) easement program.
    For more information: https://www.dhr.virginia.gov/historic-register/

    ​Historic Districts

    Courthouse Hill/Downtown
    Daniel’s Hill
    Diamond Hill
    Fifth Street
    Garland Hill
    Kemper Street Industrial
    Lower Basin/Historic Downtown
    Pierce Street
    Rivermont
    Twelfth Street Industrial 
    Virginia University of Lynchburg

     


    Historic Sites

    Aviary
    Carter Glass House
    Centerview
    Doyle Florist Inc. / H.R. Schenkel, Inc. Greenhouse Range
    Fort Early and the Jubal Early Monument
    Hopwood Hall
    Locust Grove
    Lynchburg Hosiery Mill #1
    Lynchburg Hospital (Tinbridge Manor)
    Old City Cemetery
    Presbyterian Orphan’s Home
    South River Quaker Meeting House
    Rosedale
    Samuel Miller House
    Sandusky House
    Virginia Episcopal School

     

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