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Parsons Nursery, Pump House, South side of U.S. Route 219, Parsons, Tucker County, WV



B&W Photos

HB1286212
View South, Front.

HB1286213
View North, Rear

HB1286214
Photo Copy Of Blue Print, (original In Forest Service Office, Elkins, Wv), George W


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Item Title


Location
South side of U.S. Route 219, Parsons%2525252525252525252525252Bvicinity, WV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS WV-237-I
Significance: The nursery pump house was built between 1928-1930 with Forest Service general operating funds. It was part of the Parsons Nursery of the Monongahela National Forest. It was the building where Black Fork River water was pumped into a surface irrigation system for the Parsons Nursery. This pump house was used by both the Forest Service and the Department of Natural Resources, State of West Virginia until 1985.

Subjects
Pump Houses


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW SOUTH, FRONT.
2. VIEW NORTH, REAR. (see also WV-237-5, WV-237-9)
3. Photo copy of blue print, (original in Forest Service Office, Elkins, WV), George W. Root, draftsman, 1928. DETAILS FOR PUMP HOUSE. (see also historic photograph WV-237-13) (see also WV-237-B-3, FOR CONSTRUCTION DETAILS)


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