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1882

Norfolk & Western Railway located its Pocahontas Division headquarters in Bluefield

Other events that happened on or around 1882

1889

Bluefield incorporated as a town

Other events that happened on or around 1889

1910

Bluefield's population exceeded 10,000

Other events that happened on or around 1910

1921

Bluefield became the second city in the nation to adopt the city manager form of local government via charter

Other events that happened on or around 1921

1950

About 25,000 people lived in Bluefield

Other events that happened on or around 1950


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