High bridge trail State Park in Virginia: 31 miles of abandoned railroad was donated to Virginia State Parks. The High Bridge Trail State Park was converted from a railroad to a hiking trail for bicyclists, horseback riding & walking.
Isabella Marie Boyd - best known as Belle Boyd or "Cleopatra of the Secession", was a Confederate spy in the American Civil War. She operated from her aunt's hotel in Virginia,and provided valuable information to Confederate General Stonewall Jackson in
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