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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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elizcem6.jpg427 viewsThis is the grave marker for Mary T. Headen, born July 20, 1821, and died May 2, 1888. Note the crack in the base of the stone. The building in the background is the Saltville Elementary School. Photo by Jeff Weaver winter 2003.Jan 18, 2006
mouthoffox.jpg284 viewsLocated between Mouth of Wilson and Bridle Creek in Grayson County, VA. Photo by Jeff Weaver, spring 2003.Jan 18, 2006
pasture.jpg437 viewsPhoto by Jeff Weaver, May 2003.Jan 18, 2006
washcosign.jpg286 viewsThis marker is on highway 91 in Saltville. Photo by Jeff Weaver spring 2003.Jan 18, 2006
tuliptree.jpg425 viewsThis image made high on Whitetop Mountain by Jeff Weaver, spring 2003.Jan 18, 2006
plant.jpg326 viewsThis is a sample of alpine flora located on Whitetop Mountain. This image was made of the Smyth county side of the county line by Jeff Weaver, 2003.Jan 18, 2006
unionpbc.jpg282 viewsThis church was organized in 1834. This building dates from circa 1900. Photo by Jeff Weaver, summer 2003.Jan 18, 2006
lwilsonumc.jpg293 viewsLocated in western Grayson County, VA, this photo by Jeff Weaver was taken in the winter of 2003.Jan 18, 2006
stonepbch2.jpg416 viewsThis Church is located at Atkins, Smyth County, VA. Photo by Jeff Weaver, winter 2003.Jan 18, 2006
elkcreekpbc.jpg506 viewsLocated between Piney Creek and Sparta, North Carolina. Photo by Jeff Weaver, summer 2004.Jan 18, 2006
faithlutheran.jpg398 viewsThis is a shot of Faith Lutheran Church from the Cole cemetery, near Mount Rogers School. Photo by Jeff Weaver, summer 2003.Jan 18, 2006
greenwood3.jpg538 viewsLocated in the Helton Creek watershed, near the Grayson County line, this church is now only used occasionally. Photo by Jeff Weaver, Spring 2003.Jan 18, 2006
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