Appomattox River


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Appomattox River

A river rising in south-central Virginia and flowing about 220 km (135 mi) eastward to the James River near Petersburg.
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Army Corps of Engineers (the "Corps") in prior years% appropriations bills for planning and design activities related to the dredging of the Appomattox River.
Canoe and Kayak Launch, Prince George County: Friends of the Lower Appomattox River (FOLAR) will enhance accessibility to a canoe and kayak launch along the Appomattox River.
Grant changed his strategy thereafter by marching across the Chickahominy River, crossing the James River unopposed, and attempting to seize the Confederate transportation hub at Petersburg, Virginia, on the Appomattox River.
The Confederate naval forces on the Appomattox River also attempted to escape capture and tried to burn the CSS Nansemond, an 80-ton wooden steamer armed with a battery of two guns.
From there, the fuselage was transferred to a floating causeway, and watercraft operators of 7th Sustainment Brigade used tug boats to pull it up the James to the Vulcan company docks on the Appomattox River.
It was a prosperous small city, displaying more than its share of provincial charm alongside the Appomattox River, second only to Richmond in Virginia's population.
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Built in 1997 on a 21-acre tract near the banks of the historic Appomattox River, the facility has plenty of adjacent greenfield space available for expansion in the future.
These Israelites were a hundred or so freed men and women who lived on several acres of land in Prince Edward County, Virginia, off the Appomattox River.
Located on a bluff overlooking the Appomattox River from Ettrick, VA, in Chesterfield County, just 25 miles south of Richmond, Virginia State University offers the ideal "living and learning" community.
The primary purpose of this project is to replace the aging Route 620 truss bridge over the Appomattox River with a new structure on the existing alignment.
His new target would be the Confederate commercial and transportation hub at Petersburg, 20 miles south of Richmond along the Appomattox River.