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



B&W Photos

HB1286110
View South, Seed Extractor Building And Cone Drying Shed On Left, Oil Storage House On Right.

HB1286111
View North, Rear


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Item Title


Location
South side of U.S. Route 219, Parsons%2525252525252525252Bvicinity, WV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS WV-237-H
Building/structure dates: 1957 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1960 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1974
Building/structure dates: 1981 subsequent work
Significance: The oil storage house was built in 1939 for shard use between the Cheat Ranger District and the Parsons Nursery. There is no record of its construction. The building house drums of oil, used in the care of equipment, machines and vehicles used by the Cheat Ranger District or the Parsons Nursery.

Subjects
Oil Houses


Related Names
U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW SOUTH, SEED EXTRACTOR BUILDING AND CONE DRYING SHED ON LEFT, OIL STORAGE HOUSE ON RIGHT.
2. VIEW NORTH, REAR. (see also WV-237-5, WV-237-9)


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