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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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HB1146780
View Of Entrance To Culvert Showing Masonry Construction


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Location
2.2 miles Southeast of Wa, Waynesboro vicinity, VA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
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.

Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF ENTRANCE TO CULVERT SHOWING MASONRY CONSTRUCTION


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