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History Schools

Buchanan School (1914 + 1964)

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6 comments

Cadeho 09/05/2016 at 12:27 PM

This was a beautiful building. Richmond is always demolition happy in favor of either nothing or nothing remarkable.

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Cadeho 09/05/2016 at 1:50 PM

Your 1952 expansion picture is of George Mason. Those houses in the background were at 28th and O.

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John M 09/05/2016 at 1:55 PM

@Cadeho – good catch! I’ve pulled the photo & will repost as GM ES.

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Tweety78 09/05/2016 at 5:58 PM

I was told as a child that they demo the school to build what they called the vidock/viaduct to connect churchill to MCV. We had no floodwall and the James River would rise pass Broad St.

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