|Title||Copies of 17th-19th century Elizabeth City County plats|
|Credit line||Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.|
|Collection||Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection|
|Description/Scope & Content||
Multiple maps and plats created by Kenneth Quinn of Hampton Properties. Also includes 17th century classifieds advertising properties. Dated 1619-1997.
-Map, labeled "1997-Digitized from 1854 Map West Side of Hampton Creek." Map encompasses multiple districts and includes a legend showing property owners and landmarks including Church Creek (Salters Creek), Town Ditch, and a "Location of Early Colonial Site" (known as the "Pentran" or "Jarvis" site, archaeological site #44HT44) with archeological information. Also includes the Hampton Creek (Hampton River) and "Great Creek" (Back River). Created by Kenneth L. Quinn. Dated March 14, 1997.
-Map, labeled "1997- Digitized from 1854 Map East Side of Hampton Creek." Map encompasses multiple districts and includes a legend showing property owners and landmarks including "Saint John's 2nd Church Site 1624-1666," "Glebe Land," and the "Buckroe Tract" which also contains the "Buckroe House." Also includes Hampton Creek (Hampton River), Mill Creek, and Fort Monroe. Created by Kenneth L. Quinn. Dated March 14, 1997.
-Hand-drawn plat, labeled "A Tract of Woodland Belonging to 'Wm. Thompson' Survey Bk. I, Pg 1806." Located on present-day Langley Air Force Base including "Celey Road" (does not currently exist as pictured) and the "Free School Swamp." Unsigned, likely created by Kenneth Quinn. Undated.
-Hand-drawn plat, labeled "Survey Bk I, Pg 49 Capt. Robt. Willis Land Known as the 'Glebe Land.'" Located in the Phoebus district. Created by K. L. Quinn. Dated January 19, 1971.
-Hand-drawn plat, labeled "Pascore Herberts Approx. 220 A.- 1807 Survey Bk. I, Page 11." Located in the Fort Monroe district including a "Light House," "Main Celey's Road," "West Point," and the James River. Created by K. L. Quinn. Dated January 18, 1971.
-Hand-drawn plat, labeled "Charles K. Mallorys Land (Known as the Lester Patent) Armistead or Sawyer Swamp Tract." Upper right corner reads, "Job No. 1853-229AC. Survey Bk. I, P 113." Created by K. Quinn. Dated November 29, 1984.
-Classifieds advertising the sale, lease, and rental of properties including those located in "Kiccoughtan (Strawberry Banckes Now Phoebus, VA & Hpt. Univ.)," "Hampton River," "Salford's Creek," and "Newport News & Blunt Point." Dated 1622-1649.
Johnson, Edward D.
Landrum, Robert A.
Mallory, Charles King
Purife, Thomas, Captain
Thorogood, Adam, Capt.
Willoughby, Ensigne Thomas
Wills, Robert, Capt.
St. John's Church
Site--St. John's Church (Second Site)
Site--Syms Free School
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