During the Civil WarAt the outbreak of the Civil War, the Richmond & Danville Railroad was already part of a rail network that would sustain the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia. The Richmond & Danville extension to Greensboro, North Carolina, known as the Piedmont Railroad, was built as part of the war effort in 1862-1864.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Virginia Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:50am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 644528 N 4050103|
|Decimal Degrees||36.58546667, -79.38443333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 35.128', W 79° 23.066'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 35' 7.68" N, 79° 23' 3.96" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 401-519 Riverwalk Trail, Danville VA 24541, US|
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