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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.

New River Notes Photo Gallery

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Fallville - Garley Burris House389 views remember this as the home of the late Garley Burris of the Fallville Community, Providence District, Grayson. Photo by David Arnold.
busiccleaners.jpg366 viewsThis is an early 1960s photo of a business in Galax.
Stevens Creek - C. H. Porter Store405 viewsPhoto by David Arnold
cabin.jpg499 viewsThis photo by Jeff Weaver shows the William Weaver cabin in Grayson Highlands State Park. This photo was taken in the early 1990s.
cabincreeklutheran.jpg436 viewsFrom a 1930s photograph.
cabincrk.jpg553 viewsPhoto by Jeff Weaver, spring 2003.
cabincrkfalls.jpg411 viewsLocated in Grayson Highlands State Park.
cabincrkfallsupper.jpg383 viewsThis falls is in the Grayson Highlands State Park.
campingonWhitetop.jpg861 viewsRelatives from Paterson, NJ, visiting Hannah Haigh Littlewood, of Helton, camped out on White Top during the 1920s. Courtesy of Emily Kilby
canemill.jpg1003 viewsPhoto by Jeff Weaver, Spring, 2004. This cane mill dates from the heyday of Grayson County farming. To read more, see David Painter's Five Year Program for Development of Agriculture in Grayson County.
Fries - Carrico Memorial Bridge630 viewsCarrico Memorial Bridge on State Rd.94, Fries P.O. Grayson Co.VA.
Photo by David Arnold
catronmill~0.jpg620 viewsThis circa 1900 image shows Catron's Mill beside a partially frozen creek.
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