James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District

Extends from Ship Locks to Bosher's Dam
Richmond, Virginia

Historic Document

James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District is located in Henrico County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Thursday August 26, 1971. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Commerce, Engineering, Transportation, Architecture.

James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

James River and Kanawha Canal Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1380
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 9
Number of historically contributing structures: 21
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Richmond Historic Locations Henrico County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations