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Near Goochland in Goochland County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bolling Hall

 
 
Bolling Hall Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, April 26, 2009
1. Bolling Hall Marker
Inscription. Bolling Hall, to the south, was built in the late 18th century for William Bolling on land patented by his grandfather in 1714. Col. Bolling served as a county justice, militia officer, and legislator, and founded a pioneer school there for the education of deaf children. Remodeled extensively in the mid-19th and mid-20th centuries, Bolling Hall retains its elegant woodwork, its rural setting on the James River, and its historical function as a farm.
 
Erected 1991 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number SA 35.)
 
Location. 37° 42.341′ N, 77° 56.749′ W. Marker is near Goochland, Virginia, in Goochland County. Marker is at the intersection of River Road West (Virginia Route 6) and Rock Castle Road (Virginia Route 600), on the right when traveling west on River Road West. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Goochland VA 23063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bolling Island (here, next to this marker); Dungeness (a few steps from this marker); Byrd Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Goochland County Courthouse (approx.
River Road West & Rock Castle Road Markers (facing east). Photo, Click for full size
By Bernard Fisher, April 26, 2009
2. River Road West & Rock Castle Road Markers (facing east).
3.7 miles away); Goochland Courthouse (approx. 3.7 miles away); Maidens Adventure Hotel (approx. 4.2 miles away); Early Transportation on the James River (approx. 4.2 miles away); Maidens, Virginia (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Goochland.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,277 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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