Warwick County

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Peninsula Extension - Communities, Locations Over The Years - Lee Hall
... Lee Hall, the westernmost station in Warwick County, was named for the nearby mansion of Richard Decatur Lee ... along the main line midway between Skiffe's Creek and the Warwick River, and was close to the access point to the base ... Although Warwick County became a city in 1952 and then was consolidated with Newport News in 1958, in the half century since, the Lee Hall area has retained a rural atmosphere ...
History Of Newport News, Virginia - Newport News in Elizabeth Cittie, Warwick County
... (currently the border between Newport News and James City County ... The area of Newport News became part of Warwick River Shire, which became Warwick County in 1637 ... By 1810, the county seat was at Denbigh ...
Warwick County, Virginia - 20th Century, Military Facilities, Consolidation
... In 1918, Warwick County was the site of a new military installation, Camp Abraham Eustis, later renamed Fort Eustis ... Army base was constructed near the mouth of the Warwick River and included Mulberry Island ... For history between 1952 and 1958, see also City of Warwick ...
Morrison, Virginia - History
... known as "Gum Grove", the town of Morrison was located in Warwick County east of the longtime county seat of Denbigh ... in the extreme southeastern edge of Warwick County, on the harbor of Hampton Roads, new coal piers were built for the export shipment of bituminous coal from West Virginia ... It was renamed Warwick High School in 1948 ...
Peninsula Extension - Newport News
... benefited more from the completion of the C O's Peninsula Subdivision than southeastern Warwick County, soon to become better known as Newport News ... His Old Dominion Land Company built the landmark Hotel Warwick, opened in 1883, which played a significant role in the development of the city ... the federal customs office, and even the municipal government of Warwick County were each located within the Hotel Warwick, at least for a time ...

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