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Catalog Number 2011.22.551
Title Merrimac Shores
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Description/Scope & Content Multiple plats of properties in the Merrimac Shores subdivision located in the Downtown district. Surveyed by Girard Chambers, Jr. Dated 1950-1961.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Allen-D-Thomas Being Lot 6 Block K Merrimac Shores Section Three." Includes Brooke Drive and Ivy Home Road. Plat also includes a lot with a "Two Story Frame House" with a porch and garage. Lower left corner reads, "F-B 48-28." Dated July 18, 1950.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Thomas-W-and-Alma-R-Ives Being Lot 35 Block E Merrimac Shores Section Two." Includes Monitor Drive, a VEPCO electric line, and a lot with a "Two Story Brick House" and a "Brick Garage." Lower left corner reads, "F-B 48-32." Dated July 22, 1950.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Alton-T-Hudgins Being Lot 25 Block H Merrimac Shores Section Two." Includes Catesby Jones Drive and Worden Avenue. Plat also includes a lot with a "Two Story Brick House" and a garage. Lower left corner reads, "F-B 48-61." Dated January 24, 1951.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Richard-M-and-Nancy-M-Bagley Being Lot 6 Block E Merrimac Shores. Includes Buchanan Drive and a "One Story Brick House." Lower left corner reads, "F-B 48-159." Dated May 21, 1952.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of A-B-and-Erma-L-Southall Being Lot 17 Block H Merrimac Shores Section Two." Includes Catesby Jones Drive and Eggleston Avenue. Also includes a lot with a "Two Story Brick House." Dated June 16, 1953.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of J-B-and-Anna-F-Hollingsworth Being Lots 5 Block I Merrimac Shores Section One." Includes Catesby Jones Drive, Cumberland Avenue, and Congress Avenue. Also includes a lot labeled for "South Hampton Apts. Inc." and a lot with a "One Story Frame House." Dated August 29, 1953.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Miller-T-and-Mildred-M-Marple Being Lot 17 Bl. G Merrimac Shores Section Two." Includes Chesapeake Boulevard (currently portion of Roads View Avenue), Eggleston Avenue, and Chesapeake Avenue. Plat also includes a lot with a "One Story Brick House," a portion of "Hampton Trunk Sewer," "Lot 1 Block K Sussex Hampton," and an area labeled "F-W-A Proj. VA 44-408-1." Dated March 19, 1954.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Ernest-M-and-Joan-K-Garrison Being Lot 13 Block E Merrimac Shores." Includes Buchanan Drive and a lot with a "One Story Brick House." Dated April 8, 1954.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of E-A-and-Gertrude-M-Canepa Being Lot 3 Block K Merrimac Shores." Includes Brooke Drive, Porter Avenue, and a "2 Story Brick House." Dated September 16, 1954.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of J-A-and-Clara-P-Drewery Being Lot 3 Block J Merrimac Shores." Includes Porter Avenue, Ericcson Drive, and a "Brick House." Dated September 17, 1954.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Paul-W-and-Ida-W-Moore Jr. Being Lot 23 Block E Merrimac Shores." Includes Monitor Drive, Eggleston Avenue, and a "Brick House." Dated December 10, 1954.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Bernard-A-Morewitz Lot 7 Block F Merrimac Shores Section Two." Includes Chesapeake Avenue and a "One Story Brick House." Dated March 6, 1956.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of J-C-and-Helen-H-Harrison Being Lot 4 Bl 'L' Merrimac Shores Section Three." Includes Porter Avenue, Ivy Home Road, and a residential structure. Lower left corner reads, "F-B 49-106." Dated August 7, 1956.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of John-W-and-Ava-Irene-F-Maddy Being Lot 1 Block I Merrimac Shores." Includes Congress Avenue and Catesby Jones Drive. Also includes a residential structure, and an area labeled "South Hampton Apartments No. 2 Inc." Lower Left corner reads, "F-B 50-35." Dated July 15, 1959.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of Nelson-T-and-Margaret-P-Overton Being Lot 4 Block B Merrimac Shores." Includes Congress Avenue, Catesby Jones Drive, and a residential structure. Dated March 31, 1960.

-Plat, labeled "Plat Property of David-and-Audrey Lawrence Being Lot 8 Block C Merrimac Shores." Includes Congress Avenue and Catesby Jones Drive. Plat also includes a residential structure and a line marking "Merrimac Shores Restriction." Dated January 12, 1961.
Creator Chambers, Girard, Jr.
People Alexander, Luther L., Jr.
Bagley, Nancy M.
Bagley, Richard M.
Brittingham, Alvin Warren
Canepa, E. A.
Canepa, Gertrude M.
Charles, William J.
Coburn, William S.
Davenport, Edwin E.
Dixon
Drewery, Clara P.
Drewery, J. A.
Dudley, George R.
Galvin, D. F.
Garrison, Ernest
Garrison, Joan K.
Harrison, Helen H.
Harrison, J. C.
Hollingsworth, Anna F.
Hollingsworth, J. B.
Hudgins, Alton
Ives, Alma R.
Ives, Thomas W.
Lawrence, Audrey
Lawrence, David
Lawson, Charles L.
Lear
Lockwood, C. W.
Lopuser, J. D.
Maddy, Ava Irene F.
Maddy, John W.
Markowitz, A.
Marple, Mildred M.
Marple, Miller T.
Moore, F. S.
Moore, Ida W.
Moore, Paul W.
Morewitz, Bernard
Overton, Margaret P.
Overton, Nelson
Southall, A. B.
Southall, Erma
Thomas, Allen D.
Thomas, F. E.
Wood, W. Bruce
Place Names District08--Downtown
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