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Lee Chapel, Essex

Lee Chapel is a National Historic Landmark in Lexington, Virginia, on the campus of Washington and Lee University. It was constructed during 1867–68 at the request of Robert E. Lee, who was President of the University (then known as Washington College) at the time, and after whom the building is named. The Victorian brick architectural design was probably the work of his son, George Washington Custis Lee, with details contributed by Col.
Administrative CountyEssex
Traditional CountyEssex
OS GridTQ6988
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityEssex

Lee Chapel, Essex in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Lee Chapel, par., Essex, 4 miles S. of Billericay, 490 ac., pop. 12.

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