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Boldrup Plantation Archeological Site (added 1982 - - #82004573)
Also known as Site 44NN40;Site 44NN5;Site 44NN6
Address Restricted , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Colonial
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Causey's Mill (added 2008 - - #08000078)
Also known as 121-0012
11700 Warwick Rd. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Causey, William
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Work In Progress

DOROTHY (tugboat) (added 1990 - - #90000587)
Also known as J. Alvah Clark,Jessie Jr.,Janet S.
4101 Washington Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Newport News Ship Bldg & Dry Dock
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Industry, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker

Dam No. One Battlefield Site (added 1995 - - #95000972)
Also known as Lee's Mill Battlefield;Newport News Park;VDHR File No. 121-6
13560 Jefferson Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Fortification
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Denbigh Plantation Site (added 1970 - - #70000873)
Also known as Mathews Manor
Address Restricted , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

Endview Plantation (added 2008 - - #08000391)
Also known as Harwood Plantation
362 Yorktown Rd. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Harwood, William
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Fields, James A., House (added 2002 - - #02000623)
617 27th St. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Fields, James A.
Significant Year: 1908, 1915, 1897
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Black
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

First Baptist Church--Newport News (added 2000 - - #00000774)
119 29th St. , Newport News (Independent City)

First Denbigh Parish Church Archeological Site (added 1982 - - #82004574)
Address Restricted , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: Colonial
Period of Significance: 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fort Crafford (added 1974 - - #74002237)
Fort Eustis Military Reservation on Mulberry Island Point , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Greenlawn Cemetery (added 1999 - - #99000139)
Also known as VDHR File # 121-65
2700 Parish Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lawson and Newton, Couper, O.D., Ennis
Area of Significance: Social History, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Hilton Village (added 1969 - - #69000341)
Bounded by the James River, Post St., Chesapeake and Ohio RR tracks, and Hopkins St. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hubbard,Henry Vincemt, Joannes,Francis Y.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Hotel Warwick (added 1984 - - #84000044)
Also known as VHLC File No. 121-40
25th St. and West Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Jones, Matthew, House (added 1969 - - #69000342)
Also known as Bourbon;Brick House Farm
MacAuliffe Rd. and James River Rd., Fort Eustis , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lee Hall (added 1972 - - #72001510)
Near jct. of U.S. 60 and VA 238 , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Historic Person: Lee,Richard Decatur
Significant Year: 1859, 1862, 1848
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lee's Mill Earthworks (added 2003 - - #03000568)
Also known as Mill Tract
280 Rivers Ridge Cir. , Newport News
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Magruder, John Bankhead
Significant Year: 1862
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Forest, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Parking Lot

Medical Arts Building (added 2002 - - #02001001)
2901 West Avenue , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Newport News Middle Ground Light Station (added 2002 - - #02001438)
Approx. 2 mi. SSE of Newport News , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Lighthouse Board
Area of Significance: Maritime History, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Newport News Public Library (added 2005 - - #05000894)
Also known as DHR File # 121-0080
2907 West Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Robinson, Charles Morrison
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Newsome, J. Thomas, House (added 1990 - - #90001831)
Also known as DHR 121-52
2803 Oak Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Newsome,J. Thomas
Significant Year: 1898
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Noland Company Building (added 2010 - - #10000283)
Also known as VDHR No. 121-0299
2600 Warwick Blvd. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Noland, Lloyd U. Sr.
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

North End Historic District (added 1986 - - #86001999)
Roughly bounded by Sixty-eighth St., Warwick Blvd., Fiftieth St., and Huntington Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Queen Hith Plantation Complex Site (added 1983 - - #83003293)
Also known as 44NN8
Address Restricted , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: late woodland period
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Richneck Plantation Site (added 1977 - - #77001535)
Address Restricted , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Person
Historic Person: Cary,Miles II
Significant Year: 1667
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Law, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Colonial
Period of Significance: 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Riverside Apartments (added 1983 - - #83003294)
Also known as Shipyard Apartments
4500-4600 Washington Ave. , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Joannes,Francis Y., James Stewart & Company
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Military, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Work In Progress

S.S. JOHN W. BROWN (added 1997 - - #85000399)
Fort Eustis , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bethelhem-Fairfield Shipyard, US Maritime Commission
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Simon Reid Curtis House (added 2009 - - #09000641)
Also known as 121-5031
10 Elmhurst St. , Newport News
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wagner, Adolph
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Curtis, Simon Reid
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Skiffes Creek Sand Spit Site (added 1983 - - #83003295)
Also known as 44NN7
Address Restricted , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: early woodland, late woodland
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Smith's Pharmacy (added 2002 - - #02000618)
Also known as 121-5066
3114 Chestnut Ave. , Newport News
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walker, Elbert, Livas, Henry L.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Historic Person: Smith, Dr. Charles C.
Significant Year: 1952, 1946
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Health/Medicine, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Medical Business/Office

Southern Terminal Redoubt (added 1983 - - #83003296)
Also known as 44NN10C
Address Restricted , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: not available
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church (added 2005 - - #05000525)
Also known as 121-0032
230 33rd St. , Newport News
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ruehrmund, Carl
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Graves/Burials, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Graves/Burials, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Street Furniture/Object

Warwick County Courthouses (added 1988 - - #88002186)
Also known as Warwick County Courthouse and Clerk's Office
Old Courthouse Way , Newport News (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate, Federal
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office

Whittaker Memorial Hospital (added 2009 - - #09000794)
Also known as DHR# 121-5072
1003 Twenty-Eighth St. , Newport News
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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