I never knew about Virginia's gold mining history until my road trip down Marsh Road (Highway 17) from Bealeton to Fredericksburg. There, in the town of Goldvein, I came across Monroe Park and the Gold Mining Camp Museum. more.
Beautiful Mintbrook Lane with a fresh dusting of snow. more.
This abandoned home is on Marsh Road (Highway 17 North) just north of Goldvein, Virginia. The rear of the building is open - the framework is there, but there are no interior or exterior walls. more.