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Catalog Number 2011.22.519
Title Celey's
Credit line Courtesy of Ann Chambers Mennell, in memory of Girard Chambers, Jr.
Collection Girard Chambers, Jr. Collection
Object Type Map
Date 1880
Description/Scope & Content Plat, labeled "This is the map of Wm T. Smith's portion of the farm known as 'Celey's' Surveyed May 6, 1866 for a division among the heirs. The bearings are copied from that survey except shore around the portion which Armstrong purchased they are the bearings at the present time." Located in the Wythe district, plat includes names of property owners, two roads (present-day Victoria Boulevard and Salters Creek Road), the "Mouth of Curls Creek" (currently Robinson Creek), and the James River. Lower left corner reads, "2-487." Note on reverse side reads, "Box D." Surveyed by William Ivy. Dated January 10, 1880.
Creator Ivy, William
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People Armstrong, William Nevins
Bates, Mattie
Celey
Gray, Richard
Howard
Lake, J. B.
Lee, Jerry
Perkins
Ruffin, Henry
Shields
Smith, William T.
Tucker, Samuel
Vaughan, William R., Dr. (Also spelled Voughan)
Topics Farming/Agriculture
Place Names Site--Celey's Farm
District09--Wythe
Site--Olde Wythe Historic District
Waterway--Robinson Creek
Media/Interactives
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