Rail Lines at Tredegar

Rail Lines at Tredegar (HMG6W)

Location: Richmond, VA 23219
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 32.178', W 77° 26.782'

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Nearly all of the materials shipped to and from Tredegar moved by railroad after the Civil War. The company's small fleet of industrial switcher locomotives moved car loads along the spur lines that connected Tredegar to the outside world. Over two miles of railroad tracks criss-crossed the Tredegar complex. They ran alongside, between, and through many of the large buildings that filled the site. Other tracks ran to elevated dump sites where metal and coal were off-loaded. The photographs shown here were taken c.1918 through c.1940.
HM NumberHMG6W
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Date Added Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 12:43pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 283853 N 4157180
Decimal Degrees37.53630000, -77.44636667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 32.178', W 77° 26.782'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 32' 10.68" N, 77° 26' 46.92" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 621 S 2nd St, Richmond VA 23219, US
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