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Date pictures were added
Tom Clutter- 2000
Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps- 2001, 11/21/11, 02/20/12
John Burns, JB Construction 2003
P. R. Watson, Jr.- 12/31/03
Patty Falkenstein Sines- 01/04/07 & 01/16/07
Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"- 02/23/07, 01/31/08, 03/12/08
Carol Wolfe Anderson - 04/06/09 & 04/21/09
Bill Taylor
- 07/31/09 & 08/04/09
Added several Hopemont pictures 11/06/10
John Hewitt 12/20/11
Larry & Pat Hufford 02/02/12
Eva M. Rosenblatt 02/17/12, 02/20/12
Becky Kelly 04/07/12
David Hyre, Yuma, AZ 11/02/15

Name of person who contributed photo appears under each picture

Views of Terra Alta


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


John Burns, JB Construction


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 


Bill Taylor
08/04/09

 

BUSINESSES


John Burns, JB Construction

 

 

 

 


John Burns, JB Construction

 

 

 

 


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- Building was built prior to 1920, Scott's Drug Store in the first Knights of Pythias building, the owner S. M. Scott Jr is to the left, one of the other men in the picture is the telegraph operator for the B&O Railroad, this business was later bought and operated as Gregg's Pharmacy.


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 

 

 

 

 


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- The old First National Bank building. This photo was taken in 1902 the man on the left is W H Harriman, and on the right is Charles A. Miller.


Bill Taylor
08/04/09


Bill Taylor
08/04/09


Bill Taylor
08/04/09

Terra Alta Park

Community building before it was restored. Submitted by Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps on 11/21/11

 

Community building before it was restored. Submitted by Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps on 11/21/11

Churches


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


Carol Wolfe Anderson


John Burns, JB Construction


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 Fourth of July


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- July 4th 1930 Washington St, Terra Alta in front is E C Deberry with his triple team of horses.

 

 


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- 4th of July celebration in 1912 Ringer Avenue & Aurora Street Terra Alta.

Terra Alta Homes & Hotels


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

 

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
Front of postcard
Added 01-31-08

 

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
Back of postcard
Added 01-31-08


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


John Burns, JB Construction


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


John Burns, JB Construction


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction

 


John Burns, JB Construction

Mountains


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 

People


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- The baseball team were the Alta's 1910, l to r Pat Fraley, Frank Downer, Charley Brown, Perry Windell, Cecil Lamb, Junior Sypolt, Stanhope Scott, John White, Ross Fitchtner, Joe Fox.


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- Alvin Hauger and his Team postcard dated 1916 he says "The best Team in Terra Alta

 


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- 1900 TA Methodist Church l to r Dessie Feather (Davis), Flora Jenkins, Lona Crane, Lottie Jackson, Pearl Feather, Margaret Parsons.


Ray Spahr

Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

Added 11/21/11

 


Bill Taylor - "201st"

08/04/09

More pictures of the 201st


Added 12/20/11


 

John Hewitt sent these photos in. They are his great great great grandparents. They lived in Terra Alta from about 1843 to 1900. They are of John Hewitt and Catherine (Stump) Hewitt. Photos taken circa 1890.


Added 12/20/11

Railroad


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

 

 


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 

 

 

 

 


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- The picture of the Old TA Depot was taken prior to 1912, the station was constructed in 1883. The passengers shown in the photo are waiting for a west bound train.


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction

 

 


John Burns, JB Construction

Schools


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 

 


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- Center School 1918-1919 Frank Windell Teacher, he was Anna Lee Reckart's Dad. Center School was on the Brandonville Pike near Lick Run, the school building sat near where the Lick Run Tavern sits now


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- Chas Falkenstein's School Bus late 40's

 

 

 


John Burns, JB Construction

 

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


1912 Albright, WV
 Carol Wolfe Anderson


1923 Bruceton, WV
Carol Wolfe Anderson


1911 Normal School, Terra Alta
Carol Wolfe Anderson

Streets


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps


John Burns, JB Construction


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"


John Burns, JB Construction


John Burns, JB Construction


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 


Bill Taylor
08/04/09

 

Various items


P. R. Watson, Jr.

First horse drawn hearse in Preston County. Early 1900's A. R. Fike Funeral Parlor, Eglon, later called Fike-Watson Funeral Home, Terra Alta


John Burns, JB Construction

1st gas well drilled in Saltlick

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

 

 


Tom Clutter

When leaving the Alpine Lake Road and heading west on Route 7, Delano's  is the first place on the left. This is what it looked like in 1958. Back then it was Williams store, restaurant and gas station.


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

 

 

 

 


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

The original building that would later become the Nordeck, then Spahr service station & restaurant.

 

 


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"

This is the 1941 envelope several of Bob's pictures were in


Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
Added 01-31-08

 


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

1938 TA Phone Book

 

 


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

1938 TA Phone Book


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

1938 TA Phone Book

 

 


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

1938 TA Phone Book

Terra Alta Lake

 


More pictures- Terra Alta Lake

 

Hopemont State Hospital

 


More pictures- Hopemont, WV

More pictures added 11/01/15

 

Places outside the Terra Alta area in West Virginia

Cranesville-Lake Ford area

 

Gormania, MD & WV

More pictures- Cranesville, WV area

Updated 04/06/2009

 

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

 

 

 

Kingwood, WV


Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps

 

 


Carol Wolfe Anderson

 

 


Patty Falkenstein Sines

Patty writes- Jail house in Kingwood no date

Mt Storm Power Plant, WV

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

 

 

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

Tunnelton, WV

 

Smallest Church in WV


Carol Wolfe Anderson

 

More pictures-Smallest Church in WV

Various places

The old & new Caddell bridge. Submitted by Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps on 11/21/11

 

 


John Burns, JB Construction


Fairfax Stone. Submitted by Marion Nordeck Clutter Sharps on 11/21/11



John Burns, JB Construction

 

Accident, MD

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

 

 

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

 

Deep Creek Lake, MD

Deer Park, MD

Keysers Ridge, MD


More pictures of Deep Creek Lake

More pictures of Deer Park

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

Mt Lake Park, MD

Oakland, MD

Redhouse, MD

More pictures of Mt Lake Park
Updated 04/06/09

More pictures of Oakland
Updated 04/06/09

More pictures of Redhouse

Sang Run, MD

 
Sang Run School
Carol Wolfe Anderson
04/06/09
 

STATE PARKS

Blackwater Falls, WV

 

Herrington Manor, MD

More pictures of Blackwater Falls
 

More pictures of Herrington Manor

Muddy Creek Falls, MD

 

Swallow Falls, MD

More pictures of Muddy Creek Falls
 

More pictures of Swallow Falls

Tolliver Falls, MD

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

 

 

Bob Burket "Rent a Hubby"
03/12/08

If anyone has any old photos of the Alpine Lake - Terra Alta area stop by our office. I will scan them into the computer, publish them on our web site and give you credit for them. Better yet email the pictures to dave@clutterrealty.com - Thanks Dave Clutter

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