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Adkisson - Liberty Holly

Banister Lodge

Belle Mont - Collins Ferry


Bob Cage's Sculpture Farm

Boyd's Tavern & Ferry

Carter's Tavern

Catawba Indians

Chester Plantation

Clark-Roller House

Clarkton Bridge

Clarkton Plantation

Coles' Ferry

Covered Bridge in South Boston

Cluster Springs

Dolley Madison and the Coles Family of Virginia

Cotton Mill


Gold & Copper Mines

Green's Folly

Greene's Retreat Across the Dan

Hupp's Mill

Highway Markers in Halifax County

L&D Railroad

Long Branch - Carrington

Long Branch - Coleman

Lord Halifax Hotel

Mary M. Bethune High School

McKendree Church Stone Road Markers



Native American History

News Ferry Lithia Water

Noland Village Day in Providence, VA

Oak Grove Plantation at Halifax

Oak Grove Plantation at Cluster Springs

Oakland - Green's Folly

Oakland - Banister River

Oakland - Dan River

Old Carter Farm

Pleasant Grove


Round Hill

RR Bridge - Across Birch Creek

Samuel Pannill Bridge


Sunny View - Patrick Henry's Boys Home


Tranquil Hill - 1834 - Mount Laurel

Traynham - Cluster Springs

Upper Laurel

War Memorial of Halifax County






Halifax County-South Boston Museum

Visit the Halifax County Historical Society

Order Halifax County Historical Books

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   The transcription and the updated photos are the work of Dan Shaw. In some cases modifications to the original text have been made to improve the flow of the story, correct typos, and insert new or clarifying information. Additional facts or further corrections are welcome.

   This author takes no credit for the original publications and its research. These local historians should be honored for the their endless hours of efforts to document this county's history for posterity.

2011 by Dan Shaw, Halifax Web WorX. Last updated on July 10, 2011.