The Mountain State!
West Virginia’s “Home of the Millionaires”

PAGES ON THIS SITE ARE GRAPHIC INTENSE ..... please allow time for opening ..... (This is an Unofficial Web Site - A significant amount of information used on this site is from Martha Jane Becker's book on Historic Bramwell and used here with her explicit permission.)
MARTHA JANE BECKER - Author : "Bramwell - The Diary of a Millionaire Coal Town".

HISTORIC BRAMWELL, WEST VIRGINIA

Photograph By: Jack Parsons

A view of Historic Bramwell from the Bramwell High School football field.

Bramwell  is a West Virginia Historic Town on a peninsula of the Bluestone River - founded 1888. The town reflects large fortunes amassed by local coal barons and is renowned for having an abundance of well preserved Victorian and Tudor style mansions. Around the turn of the century fourteen millionaires resided here during the town's heyday. Bramwell offers self-guided walking tours and pre-arranged group tours that are highlighted by Spring and Christmas historic home tours.

ANOTHER VIEW OF HISTORIC BRAMWELL

TOWN OF BRAMWELL HISTORY .

1953 TOWN OF BRAMWELL LEADERS .

TOWN OF BRAMWELL GOVERNMENT - 2008 .

Bramwell Town Hall, PO Box 338
Bramwell, WV 24715

( 304 ) 248 - 7114

 

START HISTORIC BRAMWELL TOUR HERE

HISTORIC BRAMWELL DEPOT ~ 1930

BRAMWELL DEPOT RECONSTRUCTION

BRAMWELL HIGH SCHOOL - 1938

BHS HISTORY

ACKNOWLEGEMENT: The Historic Bramwell Site is updated daily with material from contributors who once lived in Bramwell or attended Bramwell High School. Credit for the material should be directed to these generous souls.

Copyright 1999: William A. Petty - All Rights Reserved. - Copyright Information

Authored by: William A. Petty

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SHORT FILM ON HISTORIC BRAMWELL

GOOGLE MAP VIEWS OF BRAMWELL STREETS

TOWN OF BRAMWELL MAP

HISTORIC BRAMWELL MARKERS

BRAMWELL'S CORNER SHOP

HISTORIC BRAMWELL HOUSE WALKING TOUR GUIDE & MAP

NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC BRAMWELL PLACES