Backgrounders for Salamander Resort & Spa

01 / 08 / 2009

Middleburg – A Notable Retreat

So many prominent people have lived in or around this little Town that is impossible to name them all who have played a large role its emergence during the mid-20th century.   In the 1960s, Middleburg was part of President John Kennedy's...
01 / 08 / 2009

Middleburg – Did You Know?

Even a brief history of Middleburg would be incomplete without a mention of the longest court case in Loudoun County history, for it involved two of the Town’s most prominent families – the Chinns and the Powells.   The Chinns has been...
01 / 08 / 2009

A History of Middleburg

Long before the advent of Englishmen on the shores of Virginia, Algonquin, Iroquois and Cherokee tribes roamed, farmed and hunted this land. Though they left behind a legacy of trails along Goose Creek and Little River, which wind and twist their...
01 / 08 / 2009

Revolution and Civil War in Middleburg

Although Middleburg and the surrounding countryside are usually associated with the Civil War, it also played a large role in the Revolutionary War. In fact, Loudoun County sent almost 2,000 of its young men to join General Washington in that...