Carlin Springs Subdivision Map from 1887 and 1890

Plat of Curtis & Burdett's subdivision of Carlin Springs, Alexandria County, Virginia : 260 ft. above sea level

Here is a map of the Carlin Springs subdivision in Alexandria, now Arlington County.

Plat of Curtis & Burdett's subdivision of Carlin Springs, Alexandria County, Virginia : 260 ft. above sea level

Plat of Curtis & Burdett’s subdivision of Carlin Springs, Alexandria County, Virginia : 260 ft. above sea level

Source: Library of Congress

The above map shows the area south of Arlington Blvd. and east of S. Carlin Springs Rd. Check out the Google Map below.

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Here’s the same area as it looked in 1890.

The first addition to Carlin Springs, Alexandria Co., Va. (1890)

The first addition to Carlin Springs, Alexandria Co., Va. (1890)

Source: Library of Congress

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