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Batts and Fallam Expedition


Abraham Wood supposedly discovered the New River

Sep 01, 1671

Thomas Batts, Thomas Wood, and Robert Fallam set out from Petersburg to explore beyond the mountains


First recorded discovery of the New River

Other events that happened on or around 1671


The Eman Bowen map was published

Other events that happened on or around 1749


Batts and Fallam exploration used in French & Indian War treaty negotiations to lay claim for England to the Ohio Valley

Other events that happened on or around 1763

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