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1607
Colonists establish first permament English settlement at Jamestown, Virginia.
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VIRGINIA - Charles City County

Belle Air (added 1974 - - #74002232)
N of VA 5 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Berkeley (added 1971 - - #71001040)
Also known as Benjamin Harrison V Birthplace;Berkeley Plantation
8 mi. W of Charles City , Charles City
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Harrison,Benjamin,V
Significant Year: 1791, 1726
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cary, Lott, Birth Site (added 1980 - - #80004883)
Also known as Lott Cary House
NW of Charles City on VA 602 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Charles City County Courthouse (added 1969 - - #69000335)
VA 5 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1700-1749
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Dogham, Doggams (added 1999 - - #99001200)
Also known as DHR File No. 018-0059
1601 Dogham Ln. , Charles City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Colonial, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Cemetery, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

Edgewood (added 1983 - - #83003265)
W of Charles City on VA 5 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Eppes Island (added 1969 - - #69000337)
Also known as Shirley Hundred Island
Address Restricted , Hopewell
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric, Agriculture
Cultural Affiliation: Archaic, Woodland, American Pioneer
Period of Significance: 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Unknown
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Evelynton (added 1989 - - #89000486)
Also known as DHL File 18-64
VA 5 E of VA 609 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lee,W. Duncan
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fort Pocahontas (added 1999 - - #99000848)
Also known as Kennon's Landing
Address Restricted , Charles City
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: United States Colored Troops, USArmy
Area of Significance: Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Black
Cultural Affiliation: Black Freedman
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Fortification
Current Function: Defense, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Battle Site, Cemetery

Glebe of Westover Parish (added 1975 - - #75002108)
SW of Ruthville off VA 615 , Ruthville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Greenway (added 1969 - - #69000336)
On VA 5 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Tyler,John
Significant Year: 1790, 1829, 1775
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Hardens (added 1983 - - #83003266)
W of Lamptie Hill on VA 5 , Lamptie Hill
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Industry, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Hilton, Aaron, Site (added 1997 - - #97000148)
Also known as VDHR Site No. 44CC356;File No. 18-246
Address Restricted , Charles City
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: African-American Freedman
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Kittiewan (added 1979 - - #79003316)
2.5 mi. SE of New Hope , New Hope
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: American Colonial
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Margots (added 1973 - - #73002203)
NE of Tettington off VA 621 , Tettington
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mount Stirling (added 1993 - - #93000005)
Also known as VDHR File No. 18-15
VA 155 E side, 3200 ft. NNE of jct. with VA 614 , Providence Forge
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Nance--Major House and Store (added 2006 - - #06000707)
Also known as 018-0078
10811 Courthouse Rd. , Charles City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Nance, Benjamin Albert, Nance-Major, Edward and Julia
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Department Store, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Storage
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Department Store, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

North Bend (added 1989 - - #89001107)
Also known as 18-65
VA 619 , Weyanoke
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Piney Grove (added 1985 - - #85003052)
VA 615 , Holdcroft
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Poplar Springs (added 1994 - - #94001028)
Also known as VDHR File No. 18-18
17300 The Glebe Ln. , Charles City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Rowe, The (added 2008 - - #80004442)
3 mi. SW of Rustic , Rustic
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Shirley (added 1969 - - #69000328)
5 mi. N of Hopewell off VA 608 , Hopewell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Tyler, John, House (added 1966 - - #66000922)
Also known as Sherwood Forest
4 mi. E of Charles City on VA 5 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Tyler,John
Significant Year: 1862, 1842
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Upper Shirley (added 1982 - - #82001884)
W of Charles City on SR 608 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: A. H. Marks and Bros.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Upper Weyanoke (added 1980 - - #80004441)
S. of Charles City on VA 619 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Literature
Cultural Affiliation: American Colonial
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Westover (added 1966 - - #66000923)
7 mi. W of Charles City on VA 5 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Byrd,William,II
Significant Year: 1734, 1744, 1730
Area of Significance: Literature, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Westover Church (added 1972 - - #72001502)
5 mi. W of Charles City off VA 5 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Weyanoke (added 1980 - - #80004406)
Also known as Weyanoke Plantation
Address Restricted , Charles City
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Military, Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal, Agriculture
Cultural Affiliation: Archaic, Woodland, American Colonial
Period of Significance: 9000-10999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Woodburn (added 1978 - - #78003183)
Also known as Woodbourne
NW of Charles on VA 618 , Charles City
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Tyler,John
Significant Year: 1830, 1815
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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