Belle Isle

James R. at US 1/301
Richmond (Independent City), Virginia

Historic Document

Belle Isle is located in Richmond County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Friday March 17, 1995. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation, more specifically a Manufacturing Facility, Fortification, Military Facility, Extractive Facility, Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Water Works. Belle Isle was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Industry, Military.

Belle Isle Information

Other Name: Broad Rock Island;Washington's Island;Harvey's Island;VDHR N
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1814, 1862, 1865
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Industrial Archeology
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Belle Isle Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 540
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 16
Number of historically contributing structures: 5
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Richmond (Independent City) Historic Locations Richmond County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations