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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Chesapeake, Virginia.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in the independent city of Chesapeake, Virginia, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a Google map.

There are 10 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the city.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location Description
1 Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Historic District
Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Historic District
February 11, 2004
(#04000035)
Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal
36°43′26″N 76°11′11″W / 36.723889°N 76.186389°W / 36.723889; -76.186389 (Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal Historic District)
2 Centreville-Fentress Historic District
Centreville-Fentress Historic District
June 23, 2003
(#03000562)
Roughly bounded by Fentress Rd., Centerville Tnpk., Blue Ridge Rd., Whittamore Rd.
36°41′50″N 76°11′03″W / 36.697222°N 76.184167°W / 36.697222; -76.184167 (Centreville-Fentress Historic District)
3 Cornland School
Cornland School
August 24, 2015
(#15000546)
2309 Benefit Rd.
36°37′37″N 76°18′19″W / 36.626806°N 76.305278°W / 36.626806; -76.305278 (Cornland School)
4 Dismal Swamp Canal
Dismal Swamp Canal
June 6, 1988
(#88000528)
Runs between Chesapeake, Virginia and South Mills, NC
36°42′14″N 76°21′20″W / 36.703889°N 76.355556°W / 36.703889; -76.355556 (Dismal Swamp Canal)
Extends into Camden County, North Carolina
5 Great Bridge Battle Site
Great Bridge Battle Site
March 28, 1973
(#73002205)
Both sides of the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal between Oak Grove and Great Bridge
36°43′27″N 76°14′23″W / 36.724167°N 76.239722°W / 36.724167; -76.239722 (Great Bridge Battle Site)
6 Oaklette Historic District
June 23, 2003
(#03000563)
Roughly bounded by Indian River Rd., Oaklette, Webster, St. Lawrence, & Seneca Sts.
36°49′41″N 76°14′14″W / 36.828056°N 76.237222°W / 36.828056; -76.237222 (Oaklette Historic District)
7 Old Portlock School No. 5
Old Portlock School No. 5
February 4, 2000
(#00000066)
3815 Bainbridge Blvd.
36°47′14″N 76°16′52″W / 36.787222°N 76.281111°W / 36.787222; -76.281111 (Old Portlock School No. 5)
8 South Norfolk Historic District
January 27, 1989
(#88003133)
Roughly bounded by Hull St., Poindexter, D St., 16th St., B St., Seaboard Ave., Richmond Ave., and Byrd Ave.
36°48′55″N 76°16′29″W / 36.815278°N 76.274722°W / 36.815278; -76.274722 (South Norfolk Historic District)
9 Sunray Agricultural Historic District
May 29, 2007
(#03000564)
Roughly bounded by Great Dismal Swamp & I 64
36°46′30″N 76°25′12″W / 36.775000°N 76.420000°W / 36.775000; -76.420000 (Sunray Agricultural Historic District)
10 Wallaceton
May 19, 1994
(#94000455)
3509 George Washington Hwy., S
36°36′50″N 76°22′44″W / 36.613750°N 76.378889°W / 36.613750; -76.378889 (Wallaceton)
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