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ALLEGHANY COUNTY VIRGINIA
Area 458 Square Miles
Formed in 1822 from Bath, Botetourt, and Monroe, and named for the Alleghany Mountains. At Fort Mann in this county a battle took place between settlers and Indians led by Cornstalk, 1763.
Conservation & Development Commission, 1936