Downtown North Historic District

Downtown North Historic District (HMZ2R)

Location: Winston-Salem, NC 27101 Forsyth County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 6.075', W 80° 14.77'

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The Downtown North Historic District is an area of commercial buildings that developed during the early part of the 20th century. Located north of Winston-Salem's central business district, the district served as the working person's downtown, where farmers came to sell their tobacco and other products. The area tells the story of commercial enterprises that supported the everyday lives of tobacco farmers and workers. Downtown North provided goods needed by the working-class tobacco populace, such as feed and seed stores, hardware stores, groceries, small clothing shops, welding and machinery shops, and automobile service garages. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.
HM NumberHMZ2R
Year Placed2007
Placed ByWinston-Salem Historic Marker Program
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 8:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 567854 N 3995441
Decimal Degrees36.10125000, -80.24616667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 6.075', W 80° 14.77'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 6' 4.50" N, 80° 14' 46.20" W
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Area Code(s)336
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 545 N Trade St, Winston-Salem NC 27101, US
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