Kentland Plantation

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5250 Whitethorn Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Montgomery
Montgomery Co. Info: (540) 552-2636
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Kentland Plantation is currently owned by the college of Agriculture and Life Sciences from Virginia Tech. It was originally a large plantation owned by James Randal Kent. The manor house was built in 1834-35 by John Swope. During the Virginia and Tennessee Railroad raid in 1864 by Union General Crook, the evacuating Federal army encamped on the plantation.

Last Updated: 7/20/2011 11:22 AM
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