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Catalog Number 2011.22.438
Title Plat of Buckroe Pumping Station Reserve
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Date 1924
Description/Scope & Content -Plat, labeled "Plat of Government Property Known as the Pumping Station Reserve, Virginia Military Reservation Situated in Elizabeth City Co., VA near Buckroe Beach." Located in the Phoebus district. Includes Old Buckroe Road, N. Mallory Street, "Used Elec. Ry," J. N. Wilson's subdivision, the Little Scotland Tract, a "Public School Lot," a portion of the Rosevale subdivision, and Mill Creek. Surveyed by Girard Chambers. Dated May 31, 1924.
-Attached paper titled, "LAND over 15 acres at Phoebus To be sold August 5." Created by the War Department advertising the sale of the "Military Reservation known as Pumping Station Reserve." Undated.
Creator Chambers, Girard, Sr.
People Hawkins, G. T.
Richardson
Tennis, Edgar M.
Washington, George, President
Watts, N.
Weber
Wilson, J. N.
Topics Education/Schools
Railways/Streetcars
Place Names District07--Phoebus/HU
Waterway--Mill Creek
Structure--Bryan Elementary School
Media/Interactives
To view above Place Names on map, open map in new window and click on place name in the list at left.