A Mare Appears Near the Green Springs, 1775
[Virginia Gazette (Dixon and Hunter), July 1, 1775:]
TAKEN up, in Louifa, near the Green Springs, a BRIGHT BAY MARE about 4 Feet 7 Inches high, 9 or 10 Years old, branded on the near Buttock X, her hind Feet white, has a white Streak on her Forehead, and a hanging Mane and Switch Tail. Pofted, and appraifed to 16 [£?].
2 ll POUNCEY BUNCH
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Did You Know?
Green Springs National Historic Landmark District is privately owned, includes no public facilities, but is visible from public highways. It sits astride Route 15 in Louisa County, Virginia.