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Roanoke St, VA , USA

Latitude & Longitude: 37° 8' 3.970608", -80° 23' 16.886436"
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Christiansburg, originally known as Hans' Meadows, was established in 1792 and named for Colonel William Christian noted Colonial and Revolution ary Indian fighter. It became an important place on the route to the West. On May 10, 1864, Averell raided the town on an expedition into southwest Virginia. On April 5, Stoneman raided it while destroying railroads.

Last updated: 2/14/2015 15:17:00
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