About GrottoesKnown in its early history as Liola and then Shendun, this area was settled around 1735 with a land grant of 60,000 acres on the Shenandoah River. The Grottoes Co. was formed in 1889 to develop the local caves and mineral resources; the enterprise folded 4 years later. The town adopted its present name in 1912.
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