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231 West Main, Downtown Elkin

Posted by Laura Gaylord on Wednesday, October 5, 2011, In : Downtown Elkin 

Currently Lumini Bodyworks and Microspa, this 1870's building
was originally the office of Elkin Manufacturing Company on the
east bank of Elkin Creek. After the 1916 flood, the building was
moved to its current location and became the office of the Elkin
and Alleghany Railway, chartered in 1907 and opened in 1911.
The line was to connect Northwestern North Carolina Railroad
at Elkin with Norfolk and Western Railroad at Jefferson for NC's 
timber and western Virginia's coal. In 1937 Elkin Woman's Cl...
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