James River and Kanawha Canal

The James River and Kanawha Canal was a partially built canal in intended to facilitate shipments of passengers and freight by water between the western counties of Virginia and the coast.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
is a museum in a historic house located in Richmond, . is situated 3,000 feet east of James River and Kanawha Canal.

Golf course
The is a private club in the area, with three eighteen-hole golf courses. is situated 2,600 feet north of James River and Kanawha Canal.

Building
, also known as The Tuckahoe, is a historic apartment building in . is situated 2,400 feet northeast of James River and Kanawha Canal. Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

University
is a historic dormitory building located on the University of Richmond campus in . is situated 1 mile northwest of James River and Kanawha Canal. Photo: Voxinferior, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Hamlet
is an unincorporated community in , in the U.S. state of .

Hamlet
is an unincorporated community in , in the U.S. state of .

Neighborhood
is a 20th-century neighborhood in , of primarily Colonial Revival design. is situated 1½ miles east of James River and Kanawha Canal.

James River and Kanawha Canal

Latitude
37.5649° or 37° 33' 53.5" north
Longitude
-77.5297° or 77° 31' 47" west
Open Location Code
8794HF7C+W4
Elevation
118 feet (36 metres)
Geo­Names ID
4766503

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