The old Ford plant has been a National Historic Place since 1988, and in 2004 was purchased by developer Eddie Orton The city was a small town at that time, until the onset of World War II which brought on a rush of migrants and a boom in the industrial sector.Standard Oil set up operations here in 1901, including a what is now the Chevron Richmond Refinery and tank farm, which are still operated by Chevron.The listings include Sites added to the VLR in September, clockwise from top right: (1) Church in Town of Surry Historic District, (2) Tower Building, Richmond, (3) Commerical building in Clifton Forge Historic District; and (4) Warm Springs Bath Houses (previously listed).Notice for Burial: Notice is hereby given that K Hovnanian Homes (4090A Lafayette Center Dr., Chantilly, VA 20151) plans to relocate a single burial located within the Eagles Pointe West Landbay A Section 2 development in Prince William County, VA.
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12 Historic Sites Added to the Virginia Landmarks Register in counties of Amherst, Halifax (3), Henry, Lancaster, Loudoun (Middleburg), Mecklenburg (South Hill), Surry (Town of Surry); and the cities of Harrisonburg, Richmond, and Virginia Beach.
The archaeological recovery of the burial was conducted by a professional archaeologist employed by Stantec in consultation with the VDHR and the County of Prince William.
The planned reburial will be within a local cemetery.
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