“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Clifton Forge, Virginia

Clickable Map of Alleghany County, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Alleghany County, VA (22) Bath County, VA (36) Botetourt County, VA (43) Covington Ind. City, VA (5) Craig County, VA (7) Rockbridge County, VA (49) Greenbrier County, WV (77) Monroe County, WV (39)  AlleghanyCounty(22) Alleghany County (22)  BathCounty(36) Bath County (36)  BotetourtCounty(43) Botetourt County (43)  (5) Covington (5)  CraigCounty(7) Craig County (7)  RockbridgeCounty(49) Rockbridge County (49)  GreenbrierCountyWest Virginia(77) Greenbrier County (77)  MonroeCounty(39) Monroe County (39)
Covington is the county seat for Alleghany County
Clifton Forge is in Alleghany County
      Alleghany County (22)  
      Bath County (36)  
      Botetourt County (43)  
      Covington (5)  
      Craig County (7)  
      Rockbridge County (49)  
      Greenbrier County, West Virginia (77)  
      Monroe County, West Virginia (39)  
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1 Virginia, Alleghany County, Clifton Forge — C&O Railroad Shops
When the first train arrived in Jackson's River Station July 10th, 1857, the western terminus of the Virginia Central consisted of little more than a refueling station for wood-burning steam engines and a station house for employees and . . . Map (db m107983) HM
2 Virginia, Alleghany County, Clifton Forge — L-6 — Masonic Theatre
Low Moor Lodge No. 166, Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, commissioned this Neo-Classical Revival-style opera house and lodge, erected in 1905 at a cost of about $40,000. The Masons held meetings on the third floor from 1906 to 1921. The . . . Map (db m105105) HM
3 Virginia, Alleghany County, Clifton Forge — Robert Gallaspy Land GrantMay 12, 1770 and June 22, 1772
The land upon which Clifton Forge is established, was granted to Robert Gallaspy, from George III, King of England, through Baron DeBotetourt, Governor of the Colony of Virginia.Map (db m207679) HM
4 Virginia, Alleghany County, Clifton Forge — L-17 — Roger Arliner Young(1898–1964)
R. Arliner Young, zoologist, was born in Clifton Forge. After graduating with a B.A. from Howard University and an M.S. from the University of Chicago, she became the first African American woman to earn a doctorate in zoology when she . . . Map (db m207670) HM
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Apr. 23, 2024