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Richmond’s History along the canal also had a narrow gauge railroad.

Another aspect of the historical significance of the site of Venture Richmond’s proposed amphitheater is the narrow gauge railroad tracks that are on the towpath of the south bank of the canal. ┬áThis railroad track probably connected Tredegar Iron Works with the iron works on Belle Isle. ┬áThe stone pillars and one section of trestle…