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open slips, transient vessel temporary docking, a four-vehicle boat ramp, canoe and kayak launch, marina store, ample parking, ice machine, restroom facilities, and propane exchange. The Marina is managed by Fish Tales 2. Please call (804) 541-6417 for additional information regarding the Hopewell City Marina. Weston Plantation The main house was built in 1789 by William and Christian Eppes Gilliam near the Appomattox River and now serves as the headquarters of the Historic Hopewell Foundation. It is a classic example of Virginia Georgian architecture. The three-story home is furnished with antiques and reproductions.
In 2008, two new structures were added to the site after extensive archeological research: the summer kitchen and the laundry. Weston Plantation is located at 400 Weston Lane, Hopewell. Guided tours of the house and grounds are available year round. For information call 804-458-4682 or visit www.historichopewell.org. City Point National Cemetery City Point National Cemetery is the final resting place for nearly 6,800 veterans, most from the Civil War. The cemetery has a large marble monument dedicated to the Army of the James and a superintendent’s lodge built in 1928. Seven hospitals operated in the area
Cavalier Square Shopping Center, Hopewell
Serving Lunch, Dinner and Carry-out Since 1994
Owners Kenneth & Linda J. Purdie Open Monday - Friday 11am - 8pm