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Weirton in Hancock County, West Virginia — The American South (Appalachia)
 

The People's Bank

 
 
The People's Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, September 10, 2020
1. The People's Bank Marker
Inscription.  
1930 - 1962 - Renovated 1993
The People's Bank

Architect's: Peterson & Clarke
Contractor: Clyde Cattrell
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Erected by Weiton Historic Landmarks Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureIndustry & CommerceLandmarks. A significant historical year for this entry is 1930.
 
Location. 40° 24.122′ N, 80° 35.365′ W. Marker is in Weirton, West Virginia, in Hancock County. Marker is on Main Street (West Virginia Route 2) north of Purdy Lane, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3383 Main St, Weirton WV 26062, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Holliday's Cove (within shouting distance of this marker); Ernest T. Weir (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); James J. Andrews (about 400 feet away); Hancock County / Brooke County
The People's Bank image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones, September 10, 2020
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Margaret Manson Weir Memorial Pool (approx. 0.6 miles away); USS Frank E. Evans DD-754 (approx. 0.8 miles away); September 11, 2001 Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weirton.
 
Additional commentary.
1. Spelling from the marker
The use of Architect's has been taken verbatim from the marker.
    — Submitted September 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 12, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 55 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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May. 17, 2022