N&W station master houses still standing
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Tue Jan 3 21:28:47 EST 2017
The attendees of the 2012 NWHS Convention here in Lynchburg were treated to
a tour that included the station masters house in Concord, just east of
Lynchburg. It is now a private residence. The property also has the Concord
station on it as it was moved from track side to the present location.
On Tue, Jan 3, 2017 at 3:33 PM, NW Mailing List <nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org>
> On Tue, Jan 3, 2017 at 9:46 AM,
> Now, to you actual question, how many exist today? To the best of my
>> knowledge, there is no definitive list of such. It may be harder to
>> recognize them today, as many have been modified with siding, or new
>> windows, etc. etc. I can say with fair authority (having not been to a few
>> of these places that recently), there is one in Salem right next to the
>> track that has the distinctive porch trim in place, but has been added on
>> to. There is one at Vicker that has been resided, there is one at Dublin,
>> Elliston and Richlands. I am certain there are more.
> For the longest time, there was a house in the yard at Christiansburg
> that was a section foreman house. It was adjacent to where the Kingston
> Branch heads up along Depot Street.
> It was possible to stay in a section foreman's house in Abingdon -- I
> believe the former bed and breakfast was put up for sale since it no longer
> shows up on any listings.
> Bruce in Blacksburg
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