Varney's Falls Dam

1 mi. E of jct. of VA 608 and VA 609 on the James R., Gillmore Mills, Virginia

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Description 

Part of the James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District System

National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 14, 1993
Reference number
93001127
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Stone lock
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Water-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant year
1851
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 3

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