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Russell's Fort

Memorial Dr, VA , USA

Latitude & Longitude: 36° 52' 38.49384", -82° 16' 25.778712"
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On the hill to the north stood Russell's Fort, an important link in the chain of forts built to protect settlers on Clinch River in the Indian War of 1774. William Russell, who established it, was a prominent soldier of The Revolution.

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