For a map directing you to Highland County click here.
Area: 422 square miles
Formed in 1847 from Pendleton and Bath, and given its name because of its mountains. The battle of McDowell,
1862, was fought in this county.
Fort George on the Bullpasture River, W-148 Rte. 678, 6 miles s. of McDowell
Fort Edward Johnson, W-149 Rte. 250, 5 miles w. of West Augusta
Battle of McDowell, W-150 Rte. 250, 1 mile e. of McDowell
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