Canal Basin Square

Canal Basin Square, The Edward Scott Batteau
Canal Basin Square, The Edward Scott Batteau
249 Main Street
Scottsville, VA 24590
Region Central Virginia
Locality Albemarle
(8:00 AM-8:00 PM)
Phone: (434) 286-9267
Fax: (434) 286-4237
Canal Basin Square

History park depicting the transportation history of Scottsville from the era of the Native American Monacan canoes to modern transportation systems. Emphasis is on the rich history of the batteaux and packet boat travel which occurred in the heyday of America's rivers and canals. The park is located at the original site of the James River and Kanawha Canal Basin at 249 Main Street across from the Scottsville Museum. Self guided tours year around. Guided tours and school field trips by appointment.

Canal Basin Square is owned by the Town of Scottsville.

Last Updated: 6/7/2004 9:33 AM
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