Place:Parksley, Accomack, Virginia, United States

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NameParksley
TypeTown
Coordinates37.785°N 75.654°W
Located inAccomack, Virginia, United States
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Parksley is a town in Accomack County, Virginia, United States. The population was 842 at the 2010 census. It is home to the Eastern Shore Railway Museum.

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Parksley is a planned town, built when the railroad came to the Eastern Shore of Virginia. It was founded in 1885 and incorporated in 1904. The Parksley Spuds of the Eastern Shore Baseball League called the town home.

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