Restoring our History

Sites Restored or Being Re-purposed
in Hampshire County


The Hampshire County Co-op Building(2016)

old Hampshire County Co-op building has now been re-purposed as the Hampshire County Co-op & Heritage Market Place. It opened on Nov. 19th, 2016. They are working on a web site.

sign for the Hampshire County Co-op & Heritage market Place    Re-purposed Hampshire County Co-op building


The National Bank Building on Main Street (2016)

The old National Bank building is now part of Anderson's Corner jewelry and vintage antiques store. The addition had its grand opening on Sept. 3, 2016.


The Johnson Barn in Bloomery (2015)

Sherrard/Johnson Barn in Bloomery
Click for article (2015).


New State Farm Insurance Office

We await an article from Carol & Mike Shaw on the re-purposing of this stately old home into the new State Farm Insurance Office on Main Street in Romney.
New State Farm Insurance Office    The old house as re-purposed by Carol and Mike Shaw for the State Farm Insurnace office


The Yellow Springs Mill

Restored Yellow Springs Mill

We congratulate Mr. Seldon and the folks in Yellow Springs
who worked so hard to restore the mill.

Yellow Springs Mill before restoration; date unverified

The Mill at Yellow Springs, Hampshire County, WV The large steel water wheel at the Yellow Spring mill.


The George W. Washington Home

George W. Washington home on the South Branch

For information on this restoration go to George W. Washington house restoration.


Ferndale, on the South Branch below Milleson's Mill has now received some loving care. It is one of the Washington homes. The location is on Rt. 11 north of Springfield Pike northeast of Springfield.

Pin Oak Fountain

Wilson-Wodrow-Mytinger House

The Mytinger House in Romney is one of our best examples of historic preservation.
We show here just a few photos from the long process or restoration and repair.
For article on the house
Click here.
For the National Register of Historic Places application Click here.

Click to enlarge

Click on the collapsed chimney to see the restoration.
coming project
We are hopeful that work will soon begin on replacing the
wood shingles in the roof of the two smaller buildings.