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Hampton




Hampton, post village, capital of Elizabeth City County, Virginia, 94 east south east Richmond, 209 Washington City. Situated on the west side of Hampton river, about a mile from its entrance into Hampton roads. It contains a court house, jail, 4 churches, 2 Methodist, 1 Baptist, and 1 Episcopal, 16 stores, 2 castor oil factories, 150 dwellings, and about 1,200 inhabitants.
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