Longview Post Office

John R. Brock began operating a post office in 1887 in his store which was later known as Oliver’s Store.  The post office was closed in 1909.  The store was located next to his home at the intersection of Oliver Drive and Longview Drive in Isle of Wight County. (This data comes from “Historical Notes on Isle of Wight Country, Virginia” by Helen Haverty King, 1993)