Thursday, October 27, 2011

ARE YOU A CIVIL WAR BUFF?


TOUR CONFEDERATE GENERAL JUBAL A EARLY'S LAW OFFICE

Jubal A Early was born here in Franklin County VA

Stay with us at The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast in Rocky Mount Virginia and we will give you the thrill of touring the bad boy of the Confederacy "GENERAL JUBAL A EARLY'S" LAW OFFICE! This is just a couple block from the B&B.


The Grove, an antebellum home built in 1854 by John Stafford Hale and his wife, Margaret Ingles Saunders Hale, great-granddaughter of Mary Draper Ingles, is open for tours, by appointment only. Confederate General Jubal A. Early's law office is on the grounds Is located just a couple blocks from The Claiborne House, here in Rocky Mount. The owner has offered to take you on a private tour of the home and grounds with light refreshments for $8pp.

Shellie the Innkeeper at The Claiborne House can arrange this for you. You can walk there from the B&B, it is just a couple blocks, past our little farmer's market.

Did you know more battles were fought in Virginia during the War between the States than any other?



VIRGINIA IS FOR HISTORY LOVERS


Life is too short for bad coffee...Shellie your innkeeper @ The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast in Rocky Mount, VA - Blue Ridge Country! You can book your room online at any time right here http://www.claibornehouse.net/

The Claiborne House Bed and Breakfast is 15 miles to three exits off The Blue Ridge Parkway. We are located at the half-way point of this beloved road in Virginia, exit at MP 121.We were awarded a Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor - click here to see our certificate.