• St. John's Chapel, Green Springs

    Green Springs

    Virginia

George Watson Wins Statewide Publicity for His Tobacco Production, 1837

[Richmond Enquirer, June 13, 1837:]

[themes: agriculture]

Five hogsheads Tobacco, made by Dr. George Watson, at one of his estates in Louisa county, sold last Friday, for the following prices, viz: 1 hhd. at $7, 2 do. at 8, and 2 at 9.

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Green Springs National Historic Landmark District is privately owned, includes no public facilities, but is visible from public highways. It sits astride Route 15 in Louisa County, Virginia.