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By John Caknipe Jr.

Clarksville, Virginia's basically lakeside city, is a part of Western Mecklenburg County. It was once the county's first integrated city and was once named for its founder, Clarke Royster. the realm received its repute whilst William Byrd II surveyed Buffalo Springs in 1726 and dubbed the waters "the water that Adam drank." town was once initially domestic to the Occoneechee Indians, who have been pushed from the world 50 years past while Nathaniel Bacon fought his final conflict at citadel Occoneechee, massacring over three hundred participants of the tribe. This conflict grew to become his legacy. this present day travelers are interested in the realm for annual fishing tournaments and lake activities.

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