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Celebrating a 1940’s Christmas at Bassett Hall

By Bob Ruegsegger Historic Area visitors will be afforded a special opportunity to visit Bassett Hall as it might have appeared with John D. Rockefeller, Jr. and Abby Aldrich Rockefeller in residence during the Christmas season in the 1940’s. Bassett Hall is a bit removed from Duke of Gloucester Street where the buildings are decked …

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Historic Bacon’s Castle, Architecture and History Found in Surry County, VA

Click here to see slide show       Historic Bacon’s Castle     Story and Photos by Will A. Davis Many of us occasionally yearn for a quiet ride into the countryside “ far from the madding crowd” to escape and just breathe for a bit. Sometimes something different and unique is found along the way and we discovered …

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