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

2307 E. Broad Street

c. 1818

 
 
2307 E. Broad Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 8, 2013
1. 2307 E. Broad Street Marker
Inscription. Part of Carrington Row, this row house was built in 1818 by the sons of Ann Adams Carrington. The architecture was inspired by the work of Benjamin Henry Latrobe and Robert Mills. The home was designed by builder-architect Otis Mason. It is the oldest existing row house in the City of Richmond. Dr. R.L. Bohannon, one of the founders of the Medical College of Virginia once lived here. It once housed the law offices of former Governor Douglas L. Wilder.
 
Erected by Historic Richmond Foundation and The Church Hill Association.
 
Location. 37° 31.947′ N, 77° 25.218′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is on East Broad Street east of North 23rd Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2307 E. Broad St., Richmond VA 23223, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Welcome to Historic St. Johnís Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Johnís Church (about 300 feet away); Saint Johnís Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away); British Invasion of Richmond, January 1781 (about 300 feet away); George Wythe
2307 E. Broad St. row house image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 8, 2013
2. 2307 E. Broad St. row house
(about 400 feet away); Adams-Van Lew House (about 400 feet away); Richmond Hill (about 600 feet away); Historic Shockoe Valley (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
2307 E. Broad St. row house image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, August 8, 2013
3. 2307 E. Broad St. row house
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 8, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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