Boardman in Mahoning County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Newport Village Historic District
Situated in the township of Boardman and developed in the 1920s, Newport Village was one of Youngstown's earliest automobile accessible suburban developments. The twenty four and a half acre district is comprised of Jennette Drive, Chester Drive, seven lots on Overhill Road, and a majority of the area on Market Street's west side. Gently curving streets with both Tudor and Colonial architecture blend into the natural landscape of the area and Mill Creek Park. Newport Village became part of the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.
Erected 2007 by The Newport Village Historical Association and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 18-50.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 3.261′ N, 80° 39.782′ W. Marker is in Boardman, Ohio, in Mahoning County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and Jennette Drive, on the right when traveling south on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4416 Market Street, Youngstown OH 44512, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Freedom Over Slavery (about 300 Road of Remembrance (about 500 feet away); Forest Glen Estates Historic District (about 500 feet away); Pioneer Pavilion / Mill Creek Furnace (approx. 2.2 miles away); St. James Episcopal Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Oscar D. Boggess Homestead / Boggess Quarry (approx. 2.9 miles away); The History of Poland (approx. 3.3 miles away); Peterson Park and Clock Tower (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boardman.
Also see . . .
1. Newport Village Allotment Historic District National Register Nomination. (Submitted on June 27, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Districts in Mahoning County, Ohio. (Submitted on June 27, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.