The Colonial Hotel on Kanawha Terrace in St. Albans, WV, (demolished 1962) was built in 1892 by M. E. Burton. A 2-story frame structure with a hip roof and a large front porch. It was located where today you have the 1st Presbyterian Church west parking lot. Of the several hotels in town, this was the elite hotel for businessmen and it was known for its dances and receptions.
Backstory and Context
2.St. Albans History". Vol. 1. Ks. Walworth, 1993. pg. 55