Shockoe Slip

Shockoe Slip is a district in the downtown area of . The name "slip" referred to a narrow passageway leading from Main Street to where goods were loaded and unloaded from the former James River and Kanawha Canal.

Landmarks in the Area

The First Freedom Center is a 501 nonprofit located in .

Planters National Bank, also known as the Old Planters Bank, is a historic building located in . Photo: Crazyale, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit is a federal court located in , with appellate jurisdiction over the district courts in the following districts: The court is based at the Lewis F.

Localities in the Area

Shockoe Bottom is an area in , just east of downtown, along the James River. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Monroe Ward is a historic neighborhood in Downtown Richmond. Photo: Jhw57, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Union Hill is a historic district of , . is situated 4100 feet east of Shockoe Slip. Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

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