Emporia, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Emporia Railroad History
Erected 1995 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number UM-44.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources series list. A significant historical date for this entry is December 8, 1864.
Location. 36° 41.571′ N, 77° 32.188′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Emporia VA 23847, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Day (approx. 0.2 miles away); Butts Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fearnought (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hicksford Raid (approx. ¼ mile away); Hicksford Raid Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tarleton's Movements (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shiloh Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Memorial League WWI Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,276 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 11, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.