Rockbridge Rails: Their Local Histories and Influence
2:30 pm- 4:00 pm
Manly Memorial Baptist Church.
202 S. Main St.
Lexington, VA 24450
The Railroads Roar Back, to Rockbridge!!
Join Rockbridge Historical Society’s 1st 2020 program (FREE) on Feb. 9, 2:30 PM, Manly Memorial Baptist Church.
W&L’s Byron Faidley will share a slideshow presentation, “Rockbridge Rails,” that looks at the growth and decline of local railroads since their arrival here 150 years ago.
Historic photographs, maps, and anecdotes will offer new perspectives on their influence on our county’s economy, culture, and connections to other parts of the Valley and Virginia.
Family-friendly, for train-lovers and historians of all ages!
For more, see RHS Facebook.
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