Proposed Schemes for the Retiral of Gillies Creek Trestle, Henrico County, Richmond, Virginia
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This single-item collection is a blueprint of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company of its Proposed Schemes for the Retiral of Gillies Creek Trestle in Henrico County, Richmond, Virginia, dated February 11, 1933.
- February 11, 1933
All materials are in English.
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No interlibrary loan.
This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.
The trestle over Gillies Creek in Henrico County, Virginia was apparently built about 1861. A Report of Engineer and Superintendent of October 1, 1861, given to the General Assembly of Virginia, on the condition and completion of the railway road to West Point, states "The Gillies' Creek trestle has been nearly filled in, and the work is suspended for the want of cars."
0.01 Linear Feet (1 oversize folder)
This collection is a blueprint of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company, Proposed Schemes for the Retiral of Gillies Creek Trestle in Richmond, Virginia, dated February 11, 1933.
This is a single-item collection.
This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2008 and accessioned as AC.2008.080.
Processed by Anita Elliott, July 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.
- AC.464: Proposed Schemes for the Retiral of Gillies Creek Trestle, Henrico County, Richmond, Virginia, February 11, 1933
- Processed by Anita Elliott
- July 30, 2013
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