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Ben Hur is an unincorporated community in Lee County, Virginia, United States.

History

Ben Hur was founded by Auburn Pridemore. He named the community after the novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ by Lew Wallace.

The Ben Hur post office was established in 1921.

Coordinates: 36°43′58″N 83°04′56″W / 36.73278°N 83.08222°W / 36.73278; -83.08222


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