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T47 Site Map - Select for detailed map
T47Site Map.  Located on the south side of New Road in Elsmere east fo the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad tracks, Site T47 covers approximately 1.347 acres. [detailed map ~300k]
 


Historical Findings

Analysis of historical documents identified one tannery or tannery-related industry on the <%=histResults(0).source%> Atlas at this location:

BARR & DOUGHERTY INC. STORAGE OF HIDES & LEATHERS
1927 Sanborn , Map 246 [map ~120k]


Site Photographs


-TANNERY SITE T47-
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Field Investigation Observations

Land Use

On-site Landuse
This site appears to be being used as a storage area for business and personal materials (including construction equipment and boats). Large areas are gravel and exposed soil.



Adjacent Landuse
To the east of the site is a large grassy open space, above which is a sizeable row home community. To the west is a small creek valley. Wilmington Avenue divides the site from the rest of the area to the north.


Presence of Children

A high fence surrounds the site discourages any use of the site by children. Many children do live in the surrounding communities.


Exposed Soil

Much of the surface of the site is gravel and exposed soil.

Area covered in grass or mulch: Area of directly exposed soil:


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