Greenwood, Albemarle County, Virginia

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Greenwood
Unincorporated community
Aerial photograph of the Greenwood area (1997)
Aerial photograph of the Greenwood area (1997)
Greenwood is located in Virginia
Greenwood
Greenwood
Greenwood is located in the US
Greenwood
Greenwood
Location within the Commonwealth of Virginia
Coordinates: 38°3′20.4″N 78°46′14″W / 38.055667°N 78.77056°W / 38.055667; -78.77056Coordinates: 38°3′20.4″N 78°46′14″W / 38.055667°N 78.77056°W / 38.055667; -78.77056
Country United States
State Virginia
County Albemarle
Elevation 1,066 ft (325 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1499502[1]

Greenwood is an unincorporated community in Albemarle County, Virginia. It is home to the Greenwood Country Store and the Greenwood Community Center,[2] which has the area's only Roller Skating rink. Greenwood has a post office with ZIP code 22943[3] The Greenwood Tunnel, built by Claudius Crozet for the Blue Ridge Railroad and used by the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway until its abandonment during World War II, is near Greenwood by the Buckingham Branch Railroad tracks.[4]

Emmanuel Church, Mirador, Seven Oaks Farm and Black's Tavern, The Cedars, Casa Maria, Blue Ridge Farm, Piedmont, Ramsay, and the Greenwood-Afton Rural Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[5][6]

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