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Shifting Engine at Mineral Depot for the Mines

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Title

Shifting Engine at Mineral Depot for the Mines

Subject

Railroad Mines
Standards of Learning USII.9b VS.8c VS.10c

Description

The Virginia Central Railroad was a vital link between the region just east of the Blue Ridge Mountains and Richmond. When vast mineral deposits were being mined in Mineral City in Louisa County, the railroad was vital for transporting shipments of ore, sulphur, pyrite, etc.

Creator

Louisa County Historical Society

Source

The Louisa County Historical Society Archives

Publisher

The Louisa County Historical Society

Date

Aboot 1900

Rights


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Format

photograph

Type

Still Image

Identifier

054_2009_08_204

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