SOLD!! 8 Acres of Farm Land For Sale in Nottoway County VA!
Country Setting – Open Land – Minutes from Blackstone
Looking for a nice parcel of land to build on? This eight acres located just outside Blackstone is a real find. This parcel is on Robertson Rd 1/4 mile from the intersection of Hungarytown Rt. 626 and Rt. 601 Flat Rock /Robertson RD and has approximately 6 acres open and 2 acres wooded.
Nottoway County was first inhabited by Native American Indians of the Iroquoian nation tribe called Nadowa. The Nadowa lived along the Countys only river and the name of their tribe became associated with the area they inhabited. This name was Anglicized with the coming of English settlers to Nottoway.
The County was the site of one battle during the War Between the States, the Battle of the Grove, which was fought over control of the rail line in Nottoway (a line that served as a major supply line to General Robert E. Lees Army of Northern Virginia).
The County’s three towns were incorporated in the late 1800s, all along what was to become the U.S. Highway 460/Norfolk Southern Railway corridor that bisects the County. Industrialization blossomed at the same time, exploiting the ease of moving raw materials in and finished products out. County manufacturing often utilized the areas abundant natural resources, particularly agricultural products, timber, and wood products.
The 20th century saw an increase in the diversification of the County in its agricultural, industrial and commercial sectors. This diversification created an economy and community that mirrored its citizens attitudes, skills, and talents. During this time, major state and federal facilities were created in the County. Fort Pickett, established at the outbreak of World War II, is noted as one the finest military training facilities in the east.
Today, the county continues to enjoy a healthy diversity of people and economic interests. Small business has thrived, as evidenced by the vitality of its three towns. Nottoway manufacturing facilities produce a wide variety of goods. Fort Pickett is a Virginia Army National Guard installation, located near the town of Blackstone, Virginia. Home of the Army National Guard Maneuver Training Center, Fort Pickett is named for the United States Army officer and Confederate General George Pickett.
FAST-C is located inside the secure facility of Ft. Pickett. This state-of-the art training facility in Blackstone, Virginia improves training efficiency, decreases operating costs, and provides the best training to the State Department and other law enforcement personnel.
For more information on this and other Farm Land For Sale in Nottoway County VA, contact Johnny Seamster at 434-294-6714, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our website at MOPVA.COM.
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- Property State: Virginia
- County: Nottoway
- Turkey Hunting:
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- Price: $32,500
- Address: Off Robertson Road, Blackstone, VA 23824
- Acreage: 8
- MOPLS ID: 49432