Virginia Mills, Pennsylvania

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Virginia Mills, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Adams
Township Hamiltonban
Founded prior to 1889
GNIS[1] ID &
39°48′10″N 77°22′34″W / 39.80278°N 77.37611°W / 39.80278; -77.37611

Virginia Mills, Pennsylvania was an 1889 stop on the Western Extension of the Baltimore and Harrisburg Railway near Fairfield, Pennsylvania and the site of the 1863 Battle of Fairfield in the American Civil War. The railway was routed near the mill site on the John Linn farm and an 1838 Tapeworm Railroad viaduct on the Rev. A. W. Geigley farm.[1]