Drydock No. 1

Norfolk Naval Shipyard
Portsmouth (Independent City), Virginia

Historic Document

Drydock No. 1 is located in Portsmouth County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Thursday February 26, 1970. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, Defense, more specifically a Naval Facility, Water Works. Drydock No. 1 was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Other based on Event and its significance in Military, Maritime History.

Drydock No. 1 Information

Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1827, 1834
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Department Of The Navy

Drydock No. 1 Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 20
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Portsmouth (Independent City) Historic Locations Portsmouth County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations