|Sic Semper Tyrannis|
Name: for Queen Elizabeth I of England
Distinction: Virginia has the most cities that lie outside of any county. This applies to the states that actually have counties, not Alaska or Louisiana. For more information, see my write-up on County Oddities.
Geographic Oddity: Virginia has counties named Charles City and James City and cities named Amelia Court House, Charlotte Court House, and King and Queen Court House.
Famous Native: Booker T. Washington ~ educator of educators
Natural = Great Dismal Swamp
Man-Made = Monticello
Favorite City Name: Chuckatuck
Something you might hear a Cavalier say: "Nice doin's."
Little Known Factoid: Virginia was named for . . .
|If I could live anywhere in Virginia, it would be in Natural Bridge, home of Natural Bridge.|