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Rappahannock County, Virginia
Founded in 1656, Rappahannock County was formed from part of Lancaster County. It became extinct when it was separated to form Essex County & Richmond Counties in 1692.
An act of the Virginia General Assembly in 1833 re-established Rappahannock County, forming it from Culpeper County.
The county was named for the river that divided it from Fauquier County.
The Blue Ridge Mountains are in the western part of the county.
The County Seat is Washington
Amissville - Castleton - Chester Gap - Flint Hill - Huntly - Laurel Mills - Massies Corner
Peola Mills - Revercombs Corner - Sperryville - Wakefield Manor - Woodville
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