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Negro Foot, Virginia
Unincorporated community
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Coordinates: 37°49′36″N 77°35′52″W / 37.82667°N 77.59778°W / 37.82667; -77.59778Coordinates: 37°49′36″N 77°35′52″W / 37.82667°N 77.59778°W / 37.82667; -77.59778
Country United States
State Virginia
County Hanover
Elevation
295 ft (90 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS feature ID 1471367

Negro Foot is an unincorporated community in Hanover County, Virginia. The community's unusual name as attracted the attention of media commentators.

The origin of the name is obscure. Some say the community was named from an incident when a slave's foot was amputated to prevent another escape, while others believe an act of cannibalism caused the name to be selected.

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