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Tarpon is an unincorporated community in Dickenson County, Virginia, in the United States.

History

Tarpon contained a post office from 1876 until 1961. Pine tar on a nearby pond gave the community its name.

Coordinates: 37°11′09″N 82°21′05″W / 37.18583°N 82.35139°W / 37.18583; -82.35139


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