Peerless Coal Company Store

Address: S of US 52, Vivian, West Virginia. County/parish: Mcdowell.

NRIS 92000322

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places April 17, 1992.

Part of Coal Company Stores in McDowell County MPS (NRIS 64500726).

From Wikipedia:

Peerless Coal Company Store

Peerless Coal Company Store is a historic company store building located at Vivian, McDowell County, West Virginia. It was designed by architect Alex B. Mahood and built in 1921, and the main block of the brick store building is two-stories with one-story flanking wings. It has a concrete parapet that defines the facade's roofline on both the two and one-story sections. It features a modern design, irregular plan, stone foundation, and simple decoration.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.

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Architects:

  • Mahood, A. B.

Architectural styles:

  • Modern Movement

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/92000322

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