Pruden Street
Chatham, Virginia

Edited by Henry Mitchell.

North Side


19 Pruden Street

19 Pruden Street (9/2006). The old Chatham Theatre, built during the 1940's as a massive Quonset structure, is currently used by the Pittsylvania County government.



37 Pruden Street

37 Pruden Street (9/2006). The old Chatham High School is currently known as the Educational and Cultural Center, and is part of the Pittsylvania County Schools central office complex.



South Side


6 Pruden Street

6 Pruden Street (9/2006). During the mid-1900's this structure contained the dentistry office of Dr. Ernest Overbey, long-time mayor of Chatham.



14 Pruden Street

14 Pruden Street (9/2006). During most of the 1900's this building served as a warehouse for Whitehead's/Elliott's Hardware, which fronted on Main Street. A second-story enclosed walkway, now removed, connected the buildings across Payne Street. This structure now houses CNJ Glass Company.



34 Pruden Street

34 Pruden Street (9/2006). Built as Whitehead Implement Company, 34 Pruden Street and its auxiliary structures now serve Chatham Animal Clinic.



102 Pruden Street

102 Pruden Street (9/2006).



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Second residence on Pruden Street (9/2006).



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Third residence on Pruden Street (9/2006).



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Old ice house on the west bank of Tanyard Branch (9/2006). This was the location of the Bolanz Distillery around 1900.



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Pruden Street entrance to Chatham Hall (9/2006).



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