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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Perry County, Ohio.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Perry County, Ohio, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in an online map.

There are 14 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Bowman Mill Covered Bridge
Bowman Mill Covered Bridge
February 8, 1978
Perry County Fairgrounds
39°43′15″N 82°13′27″W / 39.720833°N 82.224250°W / 39.720833; -82.224250 (Bowman Mill Covered Bridge)
Pike Township Originally located south of New Reading on Winegardner Rd.; moved to the fairgrounds in 1987
2 Glenford Bank
Glenford Bank
March 9, 1990
Main and Broad Sts.
39°53′18″N 82°19′05″W / 39.888333°N 82.318056°W / 39.888333; -82.318056 (Glenford Bank)
3 Glenford Fort
Glenford Fort
October 26, 1971
Along Jonathan's Creek south of Glenford
39°52′30″N 82°19′00″W / 39.875000°N 82.316667°W / 39.875000; -82.316667 (Glenford Fort)
Hopewell Township
4 Randolph Mitchell House
Randolph Mitchell House
December 8, 1978
Rush Creek Rd. in New Reading
39°48′36″N 82°21′12″W / 39.810000°N 82.353333°W / 39.810000; -82.353333 (Randolph Mitchell House)
Reading Township
5 New Straitsville School
New Straitsville School
June 8, 2001
402 Clark St.
39°34′57″N 82°14′03″W / 39.582500°N 82.234167°W / 39.582500; -82.234167 (New Straitsville School)
New Straitsville
6 Parks Covered Bridge
Parks Covered Bridge
September 10, 1974
North of Somerset on County Road 33, south of Chalfunts
39°51′09″N 82°16′45″W / 39.852389°N 82.279167°W / 39.852389; -82.279167 (Parks Covered Bridge)
Hopewell Township
7 Perry County Courthouse and Jail
Perry County Courthouse and Jail
October 8, 1981
Main and Brown Sts.
39°42′50″N 82°12′30″W / 39.713889°N 82.208333°W / 39.713889; -82.208333 (Perry County Courthouse and Jail)
New Lexington
8 Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
Saint Joseph's Catholic Church
August 7, 1986
5757 State Route 383, southeast of Somerset
39°46′38″N 82°16′37″W / 39.777361°N 82.276944°W / 39.777361; -82.276944 (Saint Joseph's Catholic Church)
Reading Township
9 Shawnee Historic District
Shawnee Historic District
March 17, 1976
Both sides of Main St., 2nd St. to Walnut St.
39°36′14″N 82°12′40″W / 39.603889°N 82.211111°W / 39.603889; -82.211111 (Shawnee Historic District)
10 Sheridan House
Sheridan House
November 28, 1980
S. Columbus St.
39°47′57″N 82°17′32″W / 39.799167°N 82.292361°W / 39.799167; -82.292361 (Sheridan House)
11 Somerset Historic District
Somerset Historic District
September 5, 1975
Main St. from High St. to properties facing Market Sq; Columbus St. from junction with Sheridan and Gay Sts.
39°48′25″N 82°18′02″W / 39.806903°N 82.300611°W / 39.806903; -82.300611 (Somerset Historic District)
Somerset Includes the Old Perry County Courthouse
12 West School
West School
April 10, 1980
Off State Route 93
39°46′15″N 82°06′11″W / 39.770972°N 82.103056°W / 39.770972; -82.103056 (West School)
13 Soloman Whitmer House
Soloman Whitmer House
September 5, 1979
North of Thornville at 13917 Zion Road, NW.
39°54′08″N 82°25′04″W / 39.902361°N 82.417778°W / 39.902361; -82.417778 (Soloman Whitmer House)
Thorn Township
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