Miscellaneous Local History Items

Danville Arsenal Employees Killed at the Battle of Staunton River Bridge

Danville Established

“An Act for establishing Warehouses on the land of Wm. Dix in the County of Pittsylvania. The warehouse to be known by the name of Dix’s Warehouse, and Inspectors appointed so soon as the Buildings are erected.
An Act to establish an Inspection of Tobacco in the county of Pittsylvania. The Warehouses to be known by the name of Danville, and the Inspectors to be recommended so soon as the Buildings are erected.”  — from “Calendar of State Papers” October 1793

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