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Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

205 North 23rd Street

Mews House

 

— c. 1891 —

 
205 North 23rd Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 30, 2021
1. 205 North 23rd Street Marker
Inscription.  First occupied by James White, a clerk at 1540 East Main Street, this is a typical Queen Anne row house with a projecting octagonal bay with a turret roof. It was built in 1891 and following 1895, it was the home of Moses H. Carter, a mailman, who lived here until 1898, when he moved next door. L.H. Andrews, a printer, later resided here.
 
Erected by The Church Hill Association, Historic Richmond Foundation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureCommunicationsIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 37° 31.935′ N, 77° 25.259′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on North 23rd Street just north of East Grace Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 207 N 23rd St, Richmond VA 23223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hilary Baker House (within shouting distance of this marker); Ann Carrington House (within shouting distance of this marker); 2215 E. Broad Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 2307 E. Broad Street
The Mews House image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, January 30, 2021
2. The Mews House
(within shouting distance of this marker); 2209 East Broad Street - Miles Turpin House (within shouting distance of this marker); Burton-Farrar House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2204 E. Grace Street (about 300 feet away); 2205 East Broad Street (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 31, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 31, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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