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Lost Colony, West Virginia
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Harpers Ferry House
Field-stone house with gallery seen in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. It is located in the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.
Harpers Ferry National Historic Park
John Brown's Fort - Originally the Fire Engine House The United States Government placed a Federal Armory and Arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia (today's West Virginia) in 1799. In October of 1859, abolitionist John Brown and a group of followers raided the arsenal. They had hoped to use the weapons to arm southern slaves and lead to a widespread slave revolt. His plan failed and John Brown was tried and hung. Today, most of the town is administered by the National Park Service.