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Catalog Number 2011.22.293
Title Orchard Homes
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Date 1953-01-22
Description/Scope & Content Plat, labeled "Orchard Homes Section Two" and "Property of S-F-Saunders and R-A-Spencer." Subdivision located in Buckroe district, "Borough of Chesapeake, City of Hampton, Virginia," including Denton Drive, Darby Avenue, and Phoebus Buckroe Road (currently N. Mallory Street). Also includes a commercial lot and an area labeled "U.S. Gov. College Court." The inset vicinity map shows nearby Mill Creek and a portion of the Chesapeake Bay. Surveyed by Girard Chambers, Jr. Dated January 22, 1953.

Lower left corner describes previous land transfers and lists previous property owners as: Orchard Homes Corp.
Notes indicate property transfer information located in "Deed Book 171 Page 323."
Extent of Description 1 leaf
Creator Chambers, Girard, Jr.
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Place Names District06--Buckroe
Waterway--Harris Creek
Parent Collection record 2011.22.0.2.1
Media/Interactives
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