Midlothian in Chesterfield County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First Railroad in Virginia
Erected 2004 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number S-30.)
Location. 37° 30.41′ N, 77° 35.376′ W. Marker is in Midlothian, Virginia, in Chesterfield County. Marker is on Midlothian Turnpike (U.S. 60) 0.2 miles east of Johnston Willis Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23235, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chesterfield Railroad (approx. half a mile away); Bellona Arsenal (approx. half a mile away); Bethlehem Baptist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Black Heath (approx. 1.4 miles away); Huguenot Settlement (approx. 1˝ miles away); Trabue's Tavern (approx. 1.8 miles away); Providence United Methodist Church (approx. 2.7 miles away); Mid-Lothian Mines and Rail Roads (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Midlothian.
Also see . . . Mid-Lothian Mines & Rail Roads Foundation. (Submitted on September 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 942 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.