Blue Ridge (C&O) Railroad, Culvert, South of U.S. Route 250, 2.2 miles Southeast of Wa, Waynesboro, Augusta County, VA
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2.2 miles Southeast of Wa, Waynesboro vicinity, VA
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER VA-12
Building/structure dates: 1860 initial construction
Significance: The Blue Ridge Railroad Culvert presently carries the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad over a small stream approximately one-half mile north of the west entrance to Claudius Crozet's Blue Ridge Tunnel. It is a semicircular stone arch with a span of approximately seven feet and was reportedly built in the late 1850s as part of the Blue Ridge Railroad.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
1. VIEW OF ENTRANCE TO CULVERT SHOWING MASONRY CONSTRUCTION
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