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Another Pittsylvania Log Tobacco Barn

Pittsylvania County, Virginia, has its share of log tobacco barns.  There’s literally hundreds left, going back to the early days of Brightleaf flue-cured tobacco, which grows well in the red soil of the county.

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Pittsylvania County, VA Tobacco Barns

Three tobacco barns, Pittsylvania County, VA.  Tobacco farming has a rich heritage in Pittsylvania County.  Well over 100 log tobacco curing barns are still standing.  Many are in a poor state of repair.  Tobacco is still a major crop in … Continue reading

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Little Cherrystone, Chatham, VA

Little Cherrystone, also known as Moses House and Wooding House, is a historic home located near Chatham, Pittsylvania County, Virginia. The main house was built in several sections and consisted of two major building units plus at least two minor … Continue reading

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