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long distance multi-use non-motorized trails

Virgilina

Virgilina, VA will eventually be part of the Tobacco Heritage Trail system. As of now, there is no news for this section of the trail.

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History

Virgilina dates to the 1890s and the opening of nearby copper and coal mines. The presence of the Atlantic & Danville Railroad after 1891 was also a factor in the town’s formation and location.

Notable Properties

  • Carolina Street Warehouse
  • Virgilina Train Station: A one-story, timber-framed, combination passenger/freight depot constructed ca. 1930.