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About White Stone, Virginia

Welcome to White Stone, Virginia, the Southern Gateway to the Northern Neck, where history, community, and natural beauty converge.

White Stone is a thriving town that embraces both its rich heritage and the vibrant spirit of progress. White Stone is home to  360+ residents and 60+ businesses in its encompassing 0.98 Square Miles of geographical area on the Rappahannock River.

Steeped in history, our town has witnessed pivotal moments and played a vital role in the region’s development. From its humble beginnings, White Stone has evolved into a vibrant and close-knit community that cherishes its roots.

 

Fast Facts

0.98 Sq Miles

368 Population

60+ Businesses

White Stone

History

Embark on a journey through time as we delve into the captivating history of the Town of White Stone. While the Town was incorporated in 1953, our story traces back much further to 1715 when our community was founded.

Named for the white ballast stones that lined our waterways after being left behind by British ships as they made room for their precious cargo, the Town of White Stone has deep colonial roots.

As we evolved over time, White Stone became a hub for commerce & tourism, beckoning people from all over. 

Whether you’re a resident or a visitor, we invite you to delve into the captivating tale of White Stone, where the past intertwines with the present, and a warm sense of community is ever-present.

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Historical Society

At the heart of preserving White Stone’s rich history lies the White Stone Historical Society. Committed to unraveling the intricate tapestry of our town’s past, the society’s mission is to capture, preserve, and share the captivating stories that have shaped our community. The White Stone Historical Society strives to ensure that the legacy of White Stone is celebrated and cherished for generations to come.

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