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New River Notes — Complete

January 21, 2014

After about two years of work we have completed a major upgrade to New River Notes. On January 21, 2014 we switched in the last of the updated files and final page revisions.

In January 2013 we introduced the new site layout but because there were many pages left to do there was a big red Under Construction on the front page. A year later we've finished all of the pages that were on the original site. Construction is complete. We have a great looking site full of material to help you in your research and possibly entertain you.

We're not finished. A site like this can't just freeze in time. It must be maintained, .... Read More

New River Notes

January 6, 2013

New River Notes, a leading genealogy resource for the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia, launched its new look website today.

new river valley mapNew River Notes was originally launched in 1998 by Jeffrey C. Weaver providing New River Valley researchers with a new wealth of information and that tradition is continued today by the Grayson County, Virginia Heritage Foundation, Inc.

Welcome and we hope you enjoy our new look. For more information on the changes and plans see posts on the GCVHF Google+ Page.

New River Notes Photo Gallery

Collection of historic and current photos mostly covering the upper New River area of southwestern Virginia and nortwestern North Carolina

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livehse.jpg493 viewsThis photograph is from the early 1970s.
longhopefalls.jpg476 viewsFrom a 1930-45 era postcard.
luceyebakerstone.jpg432 viewsThis grave is in the Elisha Anderson Cemetery. Photo November 5, 2006 by Chrissie A. Peters.
Mountain View Church Sign.jpg
Mountain View Church Sign.jpg461 viewsPhoto courtesy of Carole Eastridge Waters.
Glendale Springs - View of Mount Jefferson385 viewsFrom the Library of Congress Collection.
mtviewmeth.jpg419 viewsThis photo is courtesy of Carole Eastridge Waters.
newbethel.jpg398 viewsPhoto by Jeff Weaver September 13, 2006. This church is a member of the Mountain Union Baptist Association.
newriverbridge.jpg489 viewsI think this is a 1930s shot of what is locally called Sheets Bridge, between Jefferson and Glendale Springs.
newriverrr.jpg437 viewsThis 1940s postcard shows the line of the Norfolk and Western Railroad near Warrensville, NC.
nrbc.jpg458 viewsThis photo was made in the early 1970s of the New River Baptist Church at Weaver's Ford, Ashe County, NC.
obidsbc.jpg407 viewsThis photo was made in the early 1970s.
oreknobstock.jpg606 views
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