Shenandoah County History
Originally named Dunmore County for Virginia Governor Lord Dunmore, Shenandoah County was established in 1772.
It was renamed to Shenandoah in 1778, after the Senedos Indian Tribe.
The Battle of New Market took place on May 15, 1864, during the Civil War.
NATIONAL PROTECTED AREAS
Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park
George Washington National Forest
Edinburg - Mount Jackson - New Market - Strasburg - Toms Brook - Woodstock
Alonzaville - Basye/Bryce Mountain - Bowmans Crossing - Calvary - Carmel - Clary - Columbia Furnace
Conicville - Detrick - Forestville - Hamburg - Hawkinstown - Lebanon Church - Mourertown - Mount Clifton
Oranda - Orkney Springs - Quicksburg - Saint Luke - Wheatfield