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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Tazewell County, Virginia.

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

There are 22 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark.

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 Big Crab Orchard Site
Big Crab Orchard Site
August 11, 1980
(#80004230)
Grounds of Historic Crab Orchard Museum, 3663 Crab Orchard Rd.
37°07′10″N 81°34′28″W / 37.119444°N 81.574444°W / 37.119444; -81.574444 (Big Crab Orchard Site)
Tazewell
2 Bull Thistle Cave Archeological Site (44TZ92)
September 10, 1987
(#87001531)
Address Restricted
Tazewell
3 Burke's Garden Central Church And Cemetery
Burke's Garden Central Church And Cemetery
May 7, 1979
(#79003092)
SE of Burke's Garden on VA 623
37°05′33″N 81°20′10″W / 37.092500°N 81.336111°W / 37.092500; -81.336111 (Burke's Garden Central Church And Cemetery)
Burke's Garden
4 Burke's Garden Rural Historic District
Burke's Garden Rural Historic District
February 25, 1986
(#86000306)
Valley encircled by Garden Mountain
37°05′51″N 81°20′23″W / 37.0975°N 81.339722°W / 37.0975; -81.339722 (Burke's Garden Rural Historic District)
Tazewell
5 Chimney Rock Farm
Chimney Rock Farm
July 8, 1982
(#82004607)
VA 91
37°04′40″N 81°36′31″W / 37.077639°N 81.608611°W / 37.077639; -81.608611 (Chimney Rock Farm)
Tazewell
6 Clinch Valley Roller Mills
Clinch Valley Roller Mills
October 4, 1984
(#84000056)
River Street Dr.
37°05′18″N 81°45′57″W / 37.088333°N 81.765833°W / 37.088333; -81.765833 (Clinch Valley Roller Mills)
Cedar Bluff
7 Clynchdale
Clynchdale
August 15, 2016
(#16000540)
146 Beartown Rd.
37°04′51″N 81°28′31″W / 37.080972°N 81.475278°W / 37.080972; -81.475278 (Clynchdale)
Tazewell
8 Indian Paintings
December 3, 1969
(#69000284)
Address Restricted
Maiden Spring
9 Maiden Spring
Maiden Spring
August 16, 1994
(#94000987)
Jct. of VA 609 and VA 91
37°01′48″N 81°41′01″W / 37.030000°N 81.683611°W / 37.030000; -81.683611 (Maiden Spring)
Pounding Mill
10 Capt. James Moore Homestead
Capt. James Moore Homestead
November 24, 2002
(#02001363)
VA 644
37°16′07″N 81°23′38″W / 37.268611°N 81.393889°W / 37.268611; -81.393889 (Capt. James Moore Homestead)
Boissevain
11 Old Kentucky Turnpike Historic District
Old Kentucky Turnpike Historic District
July 7, 1995
(#95000829)
Along Indian Creek Rd., Old Kentucky Tnpk., College Hill Rd. and Cedar Valley Dr.
37°05′21″N 81°45′42″W / 37.089167°N 81.761667°W / 37.089167; -81.761667 (Old Kentucky Turnpike Historic District)
Cedar Bluff
12 Pocahontas Historic District
Pocahontas Historic District
November 3, 1972
(#72001418)
Corporate boundaries of Pocahontas including cemetery
37°18′20″N 81°20′20″W / 37.305556°N 81.338889°W / 37.305556; -81.338889 (Pocahontas Historic District)
Pocahontas
13 Pocahontas Mine No. 1
Pocahontas Mine No. 1
October 12, 1994
(#94001651)
Rt. 659, Reedsville Hollow Rd.
37°18′27″N 81°20′46″W / 37.307500°N 81.346111°W / 37.307500; -81.346111 (Pocahontas Mine No. 1)
Pocahontas
14 Richlands Historic District
Richlands Historic District
May 2, 2007
(#07000394)
Includes portions of Front, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sts., and Grayson Ave., Lee St., Washington Sq., and Suffolk Ave.
37°05′40″N 81°47′45″W / 37.094444°N 81.795833°W / 37.094444; -81.795833 (Richlands Historic District)
Richlands
15 Alexander St. Clair House
Alexander St. Clair House
June 28, 1982
(#82004606)
W of Bluefield on VA 650
37°13′58″N 81°18′53″W / 37.232778°N 81.314722°W / 37.232778; -81.314722 (Alexander St. Clair House)
Bluefield
16 Walter McDonald Sanders House
Walter McDonald Sanders House
November 21, 2002
(#02001370)
College Ave.
37°14′20″N 81°15′34″W / 37.238889°N 81.259583°W / 37.238889; -81.259583 (Walter McDonald Sanders House)
Bluefield
17 Tazewell Avenue Historic District
Tazewell Avenue Historic District
March 31, 2010
(#10000147)
Tazewell Ave., Fairfax Ave., Front St., 2nd St., 3rd St., and 4th St.
37°05′49″N 81°48′24″W / 37.096944°N 81.806667°W / 37.096944; -81.806667 (Tazewell Avenue Historic District)
Richlands
18 Tazewell Depot
Tazewell Depot
February 17, 2015
(#15000020)
135 Railroad Ave.
37°07′58″N 81°31′35″W / 37.132778°N 81.526389°W / 37.132778; -81.526389 (Tazewell Depot)
Tazewell
19 Tazewell Historic District
Tazewell Historic District
May 16, 2002
(#02000519)
Main, Church, Tower, and Pine Sts., Central Ave., and Fincastle Turnpike; also 100 blk. W. Fincastle Tnpk., 200-300 blks. W. Main & 300 blk. W. Pine Sts.
37°06′58″N 81°31′12″W / 37.116111°N 81.520000°W / 37.116111; -81.520000 (Tazewell Historic District)
Tazewell Second set of addresses represents a boundary increase 2016-08-15
20 George Oscar Thompson House
George Oscar Thompson House
June 28, 1982
(#82004608)
Route 604
37°04′20″N 81°33′18″W / 37.072222°N 81.555000°W / 37.072222; -81.555000 (George Oscar Thompson House)
Tazewell
21 Williams House
Williams House
July 7, 1983
(#83003319)
102 Suffolk Ave.
37°05′37″N 81°47′54″W / 37.093611°N 81.798333°W / 37.093611; -81.798333 (Williams House)
Richlands
22 James Wynn House
James Wynn House
October 28, 1992
(#92001368)
408 S. Elk St.
37°06′52″N 81°31′08″W / 37.114444°N 81.518889°W / 37.114444; -81.518889 (James Wynn House)
Tazewell
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