Signs of History (SM)

Mecklenburg County


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Area: 669 square miles

Formed in 1764 from Lunenburg. and named for Princess Charlotte, of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, queen of George III. Bacon the Rebel defeated the Indians near the present town of Clarksville, 1676.
Prestwould Plantation, F-95, Rte. 15.3 miles n. of Clarksville
Occaneechee Island, F-98, Rte. 15, near state line
Salem Chapel, S-70, Rte. 1, at South Hill
Early Exploration, S-76, Rte. 1, 1.6 miles n. of South Hill
Occaneechee Indians, U-60, Rte 58, 1.5 miles e. of Clarksville
A Revolutionary Soldier, U-80, Rte. 58, at Boydton
Old Randolph-Macon College, UL-4, Rte. 58, .3 mile w. of Boydton
Taylor's Ferry, UL-5, Rte. 58, .3 mile w. of Boydton

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