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First mortgage bonds of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad, Valley Division

First mortgage bonds of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad, Valley Division

interest, seven per cent, gold : $15,000 per mile on completed road : principal and interest payable in gold in New York, London or Frankfort, at the option of the holder : general information of the character and resources of the country traversed by the road.

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Written in English

    Places:
  • Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Shenandoah Valley Railroad. Valley Division -- Finance.,
    • Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      With: Descsription of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad and its connections, resources, and proposed extensions. Philadelphia : Allen, Lane & Scott"s Print. House, 1880 -- Mineral deposits along the line of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad. Philadelphia : Allen, Lane & Scott"s Print. House, 1881. Bound together subsequent to publication.

      ContributionsShenandoah Valley Railroad. Valley Division.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2791.S493 F57 1879
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p. :
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3267130M
      LC Control Number83188604

      In spite of crippling casualties, Lee continued to face McClellan throughout the 18th, while skirmishing. In reality, Sheridan had given specific orders: barns and mills containing grain or forage were to be reduced to ashes; but, the properties of widows, single women, Valley Division book orphans were not to be molested and private homes were not to be harmed. If Confederate generals chose to withdraw up the Valley Turnpike from Fisher's Hill, any pursuing Union general was forced to split his forces at the Massanutten in order to cover an advance up both the main and the Luray valleys. Today, there is a high trestle called Milford Bridge over where the town sign is on Route The city of Buena Vista quickly became the center for this "boom" activity in the county.

      As ofthe siding still exists. To ensure the railroad would connect Richmond with the Shenandoah Valley, the Commonwealth of Virginia created the Blue Ridge Railroad and funded the construction of four tunnels at Afton Gap. Most of these markers still exist along the tracks today, each showing H and a number to designate the mileage from Hagerstown. The auto road, running parallel to the RR line, ends now about. Other Virginia farmers in the Shenandoah Valley were just as productive. To an individual farm family watching hogs slaughtered in the pens and barn and other outbuildings going up in smoke, it must have seemed a random orgy of destruction.

      The farm originally was called Harriston in honor of the Patterson ancestral home. Vernon Tannery in nearby Browntown. Sheridan and his officers determined the best way to cover as much territory as possible in his campaign was by using cavalry. The James River Cement Works produced natural cement for most of Virginia until Portland cement, much superior in quality and strength to the natural product, became widely available. Milnes now ShenandoahVA — mile post


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First mortgage bonds of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad, Valley Division Download PDF Ebook

There were two brick factories, Jordan Brick Works and Valley Division book Brick Factory, a woolen mill, a plaster factory, a tile factory and a sash and blind factory started about this time.

Both geographical and cultural reasons caused the valley farmers to drive their livestock and wheat haul to market in Philadelphia or Baltimore. A parade made up of the Town Council, the local band and others started at Shepherd College now McMurran Hall and marched to the station to meet the train.

Skenandoa led warriors against the British and Iroquois allies. It then ran north, parallel to the tracks on the east side, ending above the Cold Springs Dr tunnel. Hunter implemented "Total War"destroying everything that was useful to the Confederatewar effort. A small party came back with him the next morning, but when they learned how large the force was, they gave up pursuit.

Sherando is an alternative spelling of Shenandoah. On August 11, Confederate cavalry and infantry turned back Union cavalry at Double Toll Gate in sporadic, day-long fighting, preventing this maneuver.

On the morning of October 6 the withdrawal to Strasburg began. By the 19th century, the upwardly mobile Patterson's undertook the construction of a brick mansion that stands today.

1st Division, Dept. of the Shenandoah, Apr. ’62

If nothing else stuck in their minds, the First mortgage bonds of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad the burners came did, and individual stories of the sufferings of the people were passed from generation to generation.

Known native settlements within the Valley were few, but included the Shawnee occupying the region around Winchester, and Tuscarora around what is now Martinsburg, West Virginia. A tin shop was ready to open and a twenty-four room hotel was under construction.

The royal standard Valley Division book the King flapped gently overhead, the only sound in a scene too overpowering to describe. A new combination station was built in Governor Spotswood had arranged the Treaty of Albany with the Iroquois Six Nations inwhereby they had agreed not to come east of the Blue Ridge in their raiding parties on tribes farther to the South.

Both Union forces retreated, freeing Jackson's army to reinforce the Confederate army at Richmond. The corridor of the Valley leading northeast made it an important backdoor approach for Confederates to the Union capital of Washington, D.

The infantry, totaling near 9, was organized into two corps, each consisting of two divisions. Another branch of Sherandos called the Senedos, according to tradition, had lived in present-day Shenandoah County, but were exterminated by "Southern Indians" Cherokees some few years before the arrival of white settlers.Jun 11,  · The Burning: “The Fire and Sword of War” Ulysses S.

Grant ordered gun artillery salutes in honor of Sheridan and his men and their victories in the Shenandoah Valley. He had already sent more than a division of cavalry south to Staunton to do as much damage to that important rail center as could be done.

One squad came upon a. Minnesota Historical Society Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company, creator. Corporate records.

Shenandoah Valley Railroad (1867

(bulk ). Materials in First mortgage bonds of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad. Minutes, annual reports, accounting records, valuation schedules, and drawings, station plats, and maps of a railroad company incorporated in that operated a line in northern Illinois, and that in merged with several other railroads.

Places of interest in Shenandoah Valley include Ayers Airport, Grand Pre Farm Airport, Mount Jackson Airport, Shackelford Airport, Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Blue Ridge Parkway, Lake Arrowhead, Shenandoah National Park, Caverns Country Club, George Washington National Forest, Luray Caverns, Skyline Drive, Rappahannock Medical Clinic.Pdf [Map of Shenandoah Valley from Winchester to New Market, Virginia and from Millwood to Waverly P.O., including parts of Frederick, Clarke, Warren, Shenandoah, and Page counties, Virginia].You are invited to join First Settlers of the Shenandoah Valley if you have a direct ancestor download pdf can be documented as having arrived in the Shenandoah Valley prior to 31 December A copy of a previous society application such as the DAR, Colonial Dames, etc.

may be used as proof.Sep 11,  · Flames consume Shenandoah Valley in Union campaign "Shenandoah Valley, Sept.

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