MOUNTAINS AND THE GAP by Geneva S. Siever 13. The mountains of the Gap are high, and
also very beautiful. The mountains afford some of the most beautiful scenery in the
MOUNTAIN AND GAP by Mark Bowman 16. About a half mile west of our school lies a most
beautiful range of mountains. It is a part of the Alleghany System. The north fork of the
Shenandoah River breaks through this mountain about a mile from here...
FORK OF THE SHENANDOAH RIVER by Adam E. Turner 14. The largest stream in
Rockingham County is the North Fork of the Shenandoah River. It has its head on the top of
the Shenandoah Mountain which divide West Virginia and Virginia. It starts at Radford
THE LAND OF
THIS COMMUNITY by Less C. Runion 11. Most of the up land of this community is
rough and hilly. The lowland lies along the Shenandoah River and other smaller streams is
level or slightly rolling...
THE RIVER by
George F. Turner 14. The north branch of the Shenandoah River is the largest river in
Rockingham County. It rises near the top of the Shenandoah mountain..
by Casper Turner 14. Gap Rock is a large rock near Cootes Store. It is just inside of the
noted Brocks Gap from which it got its name...
ROCK by Herman J. Fulk 15. This rock is a peak of a large cliff of rocks at the end of
the mountain called Little North Mountain about one mile north of the little country
village Cootes Store...
by Dyer P. Neff 16. ...These old inland villages are fast becoming a part of the past.
They only exist now in the memory of the old people, and after while in the little
magazines of our schools.