Most People Don’t Know How These 11 Towns In Virginia Got Their Start

If you’ve been lucky enough to call Virginia home for some time now, you’re probably familiar with the unique small towns that fill the state. Even if you recognize the names of these places, you may not realize just how they got started (and you’d be in good company). So here is a brief summary of how some of our state’s most beloved towns came to be.

What other small towns with a fascinating history would you add to the list? We’d love to hear from you!