Format Maps
Contributors Blackford, W. W.
Dates 1856
Location United States
Virginia
Language English
Subjects Railroads
United States
Virginia
Virginia and Tennessee Railroad Company
Title
Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road.
Contributor Names
Blackford, W. W. 1831-1905. (William Willis),
Created / Published
Richmond, lith of Ritchie & Dunnavant, 1856.
Subject Headings
-  Virginia and Tennessee Railroad Company
-  Railroads--Virginia
-  United States--Virginia
Notes
-  Scale 1:316,800; 5 miles to 1 in.
-  Hand colored.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  LC Railroad maps, 599
-  Strip map of Virginia between Lynchburg and Bristol, Tenn. Shows drainage, coal and copper fields, county boundaries, cities, towns, and roads. Chartered March 24, 1848, under the name of Lynchburg abd Tennessee Railroad. Consolidated in 1871 under Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. See entry 331. [From published bibliography]
-  Across bottom of map: Profile of Va. & Tenn. R.R., 5 x 42 in.
-  Includes "Table of curvatures," "Table of amounts," and "Elevation above the level of the sea of the rails."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 49 x 109 cm.
Call Number
G3881.P3 1856 .B51
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3881p rr005990 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3881p.rr005990
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm72003016
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm72003016


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