Front Royal

Front Royal,

city (1990 pop. 11,880), seat of Warren co., N Va., at the junction of South and North forks of Shenandoah River, inc. 1788. Furniture, lumber and building materials, automotive paints, and modular homes are among the local manufactures; limestone is quarried in the area. Tourism is also important; Front Royal is at the north end of Skyline Drive and Shenandoah National ParkShenandoah National Park,
198,081 acres (80,195 hectares), N Va., extending 80 mi (129 km) along the crest of the Blue Ridge. Authorized in 1926, it was fully established as a national park in 1935. Skyline Drive, a north-south highway, winds for 105 mi (169 km) through the park.
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 and near Skyline Caverns and part of the George Washington National Forest. Christendom College and the National Zoo's Conservation and Research Center are also nearby. Front Royal was the site of a Confederate victory in 1862 (see Jackson, StonewallJackson, Stonewall
(Thomas Jonathan Jackson), 1824–63, Confederate general, b. Clarksburg, Va. (now W.Va.), grad. West Point, 1846. Like a Stone Wall
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Kott, who has over 29 years of banking experience, has spent most of his time in the Front Royal / Winchester, Virginia region.
From 1988-1991, he was Sales Manager for the company's Front Royal, Va.-based stations.
Beegle put on a shooting exhibition at Front Royal Country Club, Front Royal, Virginia.
Front Royal, VA, August 25, 2018 --( Virginia attorneys Brenda Waugh and Marshall Yoder will share their experience with mediators throughout the region in an upcoming conference in Front Royal, Virginia on October 9, 2018, "What Every Mediator Should Know About (and can learn from) Collaborative Practice." The hour-long course has been approved by the Virginia Supreme Court of Virginia for one continuing education credit for mediators.
Caption: Entrance sign to Christendom College, Front Royal, Virginia
On the club front Royal Perth FC kept seven for 15lb 2oz; Prinlaws AC had 24 weighing 52lb 8oz; Clydesdale Bank AC 34 weighing 85lb 2oz and 35 released and St Serf Ladies AC took 10 weighing 28lb 13oz.
The sites include Roanoke Cement's Front Royal, Richmond and Bristol, Va., locations as well as its Winston-Salem, N.C., cement terminal.
The Richmond Marine Terminal experienced its most productive year since the Virginia Port Authority began leasing the facility in 2010, and volumes were also up at the Virginia Inland Port in Front Royal, reported American Shipper.