Newbern, VA

Newbern, the county seat, is on the great stage-route from Baltimore to Nashville, Tenn... It is the only village in the county, and one of considerable business for an inland town: its location is high and airy, giving a fine view of the neighboring valleys and mountains. It contains 5 mercantile stores, 1 Presbyterian and 1 Methodist church, and a population of about 300. (Historical Collections, 1852)
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