Ransdell's Motel

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Ransdell's Motel


630 London Street Portsmouth, VA

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The 1950 Sanborn Fire Insurance Map, the most recent for Portsmouth, show a two-story frame dwelling at this address. It has a one-story front porch, a noncombustible roof, and it connected to a dwelling to the east at 628 London that is a mirror image. Both buildings have one-story frame outbuildings to the rear/north. Another Green Book site, Benjamin's Confectionary and Dining Room, stood to the immediate west. 

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