Roanoke, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
First Train to Big Lick
Erected by Norfolk Southern Roanoke Employees.
Location. 37° 16.39′ N, 79° 56.472′ W. Marker is in Roanoke, Virginia. Marker is on Norfolk Avenue SE west of S. Jefferson Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roanoke VA 24011, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hotel Roanoke (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norfolk and Western Passenger Station (about 500 feet away); The Market Square Walkway Colonial National Bank Building (about 500 feet away); Roanoke - A Railroad Town (about 600 feet away); Operation Fast Freight (about 600 feet away); The Finest Steam Passenger Locomotive (about 600 feet away); Power Behind the Nation (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Roanoke.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 792 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.