Country Stores & Rural Post Offices Driving Tour

Artwork Courtesy of Harriet Cowen
Artwork Courtesy of Harriet Cowen
Address
6467 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061
Region Chesapeake Bay
Locality Gloucester
Date(s)/Time:
Sunday, June 01, 2014 - Thursday, December 31, 2015
Phone: (866) 847-4887
Tourism Information: (804) 693-0014
Special Events Supervisor: (804) 693-1264
Fax: (804) 693-0061
Email tourism@gloucesterva.info
Website www.gloucesterva.info/Tourism/tabid/1046/Default.aspx
PDF of the tour www.gloucesterva.info/Portals/0/tourism/documents/countrystoresandruralpostoffices.pdf

This tour of twelve country stores and rural post offices celebrates their significance during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Travel back to a time when it was a long walk to the small stores and post offices that also served as the social center of many rural villages. Some of the stores and post offices on the tour are still operating.




Last Updated: 6/9/2014 9:27 AM
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