Pleasant Valley Depot, State Route 679, Pleasant Valley, Rockingham County, VA
State Route 679, Pleasant Valley, VA
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS VA-1249
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-343).
Building/structure dates: 1875 initial construction
Significance: Completed in 1875, the Pleasant Valley Depot is an extant example of a series of depots built along the Valley Railroad in a period of prosperity following the Civil War. It is the last of its kind in the area and it retains much of its distinctive Victorian ornamentation. / The Pleasant Valley Depot, built in 1874, is a remnant of the prosperity which occurred in the valley after the Civil War. It is one of a series of private businesses with depots that were built along the valley railroad. The Depot, the last in the area, still retains much of its distinctive Victorian ornament.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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