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Old Sep 6 2011, 03:50 PM   #1
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Old Sep 6 2011, 04:35 PM   #2
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Is it in Virginia?
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Old Sep 6 2011, 07:11 PM   #3
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Old Sep 6 2011, 07:38 PM   #4
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On/near a River?
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Old Sep 7 2011, 05:39 AM   #5
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West of a vertical line over Charlottesville?
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Old Sep 7 2011, 12:28 PM   #6
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Dragon fan yes
Hans-- I will double check but I don't think so
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Old Sep 7 2011, 06:42 PM   #7
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at a museum/ historical display?
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Old Sep 7 2011, 09:57 PM   #8
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Is it The James River?
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Old Sep 8 2011, 08:13 AM   #9
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Is it to do with mining (gold, coal or similiar veins)?
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Old Sep 8 2011, 09:45 AM   #10
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was it part of an old steam engine?
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Old Sep 8 2011, 11:15 AM   #11
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Rianne & Dragon Fan ---yes

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On the southwest side of the river?
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Old Sep 8 2011, 09:41 PM   #13
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Is it part of the James River and Kanawha Canal park?
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Old Sep 9 2011, 08:40 AM   #15
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Sorry no Dragon Fan.
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Does it have anything to do with [canal] Locks?
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Old Sep 9 2011, 10:24 AM   #17
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Is it Tredegar Iron Works?
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Old Sep 9 2011, 10:36 PM   #18
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YEAH! Jube got it. These pic. tells a little more about the steal press.



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Good Job, Jube!
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Thanks, Google is my friend.
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Well done!
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