Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Church Hill Tunnel, 1873 • 18th & east Marshall
Main Street Station, 1901 • 15th & East Main
Penisula Trestle, 1901 • Elevated track to the right
James River Viaduct, • 1901 East Dock Street
Triple Crossing, 1901 • Near 15th & East Dock Street
Erected 2012 by 1717 Design Group.
Location. 37° 31.934′ N, 77° 25.73′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of East Cary Street and South 18th Street, on the right when traveling east on East Cary Street. Touch for map. Located at the northwest corner of the building. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23223, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richmond Local Flood Protection (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Canal Walk / Historic Canals (about 300 feet away); The Oldest Commercial Building in Richmond (about Libby Prison (about 800 feet away); Origins of Richmond (about 800 feet away); Triple Crossing (about 800 feet away); The Oldest House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Libby Prison CSA (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Also see . . .
1. Chesapeake and Ohio Railway. Wikipedia (Submitted on November 29, 2013.)
2. History of the C&O Railway. Chesapeake & Ohio Historical Society (Submitted on November 29, 2013.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 365 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2013, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.