Download e-book for iPad: Around Clarksville (Images of America) by John Caknipe Jr.

By John Caknipe Jr.

Clarksville, Virginia's purely lakeside city, is a part of Western Mecklenburg County. It used to be the county's first included city and was once named for its founder, Clarke Royster. the realm won its status while William Byrd II surveyed Buffalo Springs in 1726 and dubbed the waters "the water that Adam drank." town used to be initially domestic to the Occoneechee Indians, who have been pushed from the realm 50 years prior whilst Nathaniel Bacon fought his final conflict at fortress Occoneechee, massacring over three hundred contributors of the tribe. This conflict grew to become his legacy. at the present time travelers are attracted to the realm for annual fishing tournaments and lake activities.

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