Map of Basic City Augusta County Virginia November 1st, 1890, by D.C. Humphreys

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Title

Map of Basic City Augusta County Virginia November 1st, 1890, by D.C. Humphreys

Subject

Plats
Basic City
Waynesboro
D.C. Humphreys Surveyor
Late 20th century

Description

This is a map of Basic City created by D.C. Humphreys in November of 1890. Basic City was incorporated as a town in 1890 by an act of the Virginia General Assembly.

This plat showcases the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad along with a drawing of Hotel Brandon in the bottom left-hand corner. Other landmarks include the South River, which winds its way through the left portion of the map. Included is an inscription written by Samuel Forrer, President of the Basic City Mining, Manufacturing, and Land Company.

Creator

Augusta County Circuit Court

Source

Augusta County Circuit Court

Publisher

Augusta County Circuit Court

Date

November 1st, 1890

Contributor

Whitney Rhodes, Historic Records Clerk

Rights

This work has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights.
https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Format

PDF

Language

English

Identifier

ACCH-BASICCITYMP-1890-001

Coverage

Basic City
Waynesboro
Augusta County
Virginia
United States

Files

Citation

Augusta County Circuit Court, “Map of Basic City Augusta County Virginia November 1st, 1890, by D.C. Humphreys,” Augusta County Circuit Court Archive, accessed May 23, 2024, https://acch.omeka.net/items/show/1028.