Department of Highways: Putnam County Garage – Red House WV

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Description

Across West Virginia, the Department of Highways sponsored district headquarters and garages constructed by the Works Progress Administration. All utilized a similar airfoil design, a variation on the Quonset hut design. Built of stone.

Source notes

Site Visit 8 September 2018.

West Virginia Historic Property Inventory Form: (https://services.wvgis.wvu.edu/SHPOdocs/PDFs/ArchitecturalSites/PU-0003-0327.pdf), accessed September 9, 2018.

Project originally submitted by Ernest Everett Blevins on September 9, 2018.

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Location Info

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Charleston Road (WV-62)
Red House, West Virginia

Location notes: Along the south side of Charleston Road (WV 62 also known as Old US 35) at the Red House community in Putnam County. -81.884251, Y: 38.545701 17N: (423029E, 4266793N)

Coordinates: 38.6009009, -81.994984

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