Charlotte County is a county located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The county was formed in 1764 from Lunenburg County, and it is named for Queen Charlotte, wife of King George III of England. Its county seat is Charlotte Court House, and, as of the 2000 census, the population was 12,472. Charlotte is a semi-dry county, meaning restaurants may not serve liquor by the drink but beer and wine can be sold by grocery and convenience stores.
Keysville is a town in Charlotte County, Virginia, United States. The population was 817 at the 2000 census. One of two branches of Southside Virginia Community College is in Keysville. The surrounding area has tobacco and mixed farming.
U.S. Route 360 is a spur of U.S. Route 60 in the U.S. state of Virginia. It runs from U.S. Route 58 Business, State Route 293, and State Route 360 in Danville northeast to Reedville. US 360 goes through the city of Richmond, where it crosses US 60.
Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial in Charlotte County, Virginia near the Town of Brookneal, honors Patrick Henry, the fiery legislator and orator of the American Revolution. Henry's law office and grave are preserved at his small Red Hill plantation, along with a reconstruction of his last home, several dependencies, and a museum. Congress authorized the establishment of "Patrick Henry National Monument" on August 15, 1935 (49 Stat.
U.S. Route 15 in Virginia runs north–south through the central part of the state. It has been designated a Virginia Byway from its intersection with US 50 to the Virginia/Maryland border, with the exception of the bypass around the town of Leesburg.
State Route 92 is a primary state highway in the southern part of the U.S. state of Virginia. It runs from U.S. Route 360 south of Clover east and southeast to U.S. Route 58 Business in Boydton. All of SR 92 is the former alignment of State Route 12, the predecessor to U.S. Route 58.
State Route 59 is a primary state highway in Charlotte County, Virginia, United States. It runs from State Route 47 in Drakes Branch northeast (signed north) to State Route 40 in Keysville. Until 1957, when it was transferred from the secondary system, SR 59 was State Route 657.
State Route 40 is a primary state highway in the southern part of the U.S. state of Virginia. It runs from State Route 8 at Woolwine east to State Route 10 at Spring Grove, about half the width of Virginia. It is the longest state-numbered (not U.S. or Interstate) route in Virginia.
White matter is one of the two components of the central nervous system and consists mostly of myelinated axons. White matter tissue of the freshly cut brain appears pinkish white to the naked eye because myelin is composed largely of lipid tissue veined with capillaries. Its white color is due to its usual preservation in formaldehyde. A 20 year-old male has around 176,000 km of myelinated axons in his brain.
Bellingham is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 15,314 at the 2000 census. The town sits on the southwestern fringe of Metropolitan Boston, along the rapidly growing "outer belt" that is Route 495. It is formally a part of the Boston–Cambridge–Quincy metropolitan statistical area as well as the Providence metropolitan area.
George V (George Frederick Alexander Charles Ernest Augustus; 27 May 1819 – 12 June 1878) was the last king of Hanover and a member of the German branch of the House of Hanover. In the peerage of Great Britain, he was Duke of Cumberland. George V, a first cousin of Queen Victoria, inherited the Hanoverian realm (which could not pass to Victoria because of Salic law) through his father, who ascended the throne of Hanover in place of Victoria.
The United Left is a political coalition that was organized in 1986 as several political organizations opposed Spain joining NATO. It was formed by a number groups of leftists, greens, left-wing socialists and republicans, but was dominated by the Communist Party of Spain (PCE). The left-wing Carlist Party and Humanist Party were also founding members of the coalition but they parted ways in 1987.
An electric bus is a bus powered by electricity. There are two main electric bus categories: The trolleybus is a type of electric bus powered by two overhead electric wires, with electricity being drawn from one wire and returned via the other wire, using two roof-mounted trolley poles.
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