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Waterlick in Warren County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

State Fish Hatchery

 
 
State Fish Hatchery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 7, 2007
1. State Fish Hatchery Marker
Inscription. One mile south. This fish cultural station was established in 1933 for hatching and rearing smallmouth bass and other species of sunfish for the stocking of the public waters of Virginia.
 
Erected 1947 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number FF 2.)
 
Location. 38° 57.973′ N, 78° 17.184′ W. Marker is in Waterlick, Virginia, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Strasburg Road (State Highway 55) and Fort Valley Road (County Route 678), on the right when traveling west on Strasburg Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Strasburg VA 22657, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shenandoah County / Warren County (approx. 2.9 miles away); 128th New York Volunteer Regiment (approx. 3.2 miles away); Frederick County / Shenandoah County (approx. 3.2 miles away); Cedar Creek The 8th Vermont Vol's (approx. 3.2 miles away); Cedar Creek (approx. 3.3 miles away); a different marker also named Cedar Creek (approx. 3.3 miles away); Fort Bowman (approx. 3.3 miles away); Battle of Cedar Creek (approx. 3.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Virginia State Fish Hatcheries
State Fish Hatchery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 7, 2007
2. State Fish Hatchery Marker
. (Submitted on October 23, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. How a Fish Sees Virginia. (Submitted on October 23, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
 
Categories. EnvironmentNatural Resources
 
State Fish Hatchery image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, October 7, 2007
3. State Fish Hatchery
The hatchery was closed for public visitation in 2002 along with eight other state hatcheries, with limited operations ongoing.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,159 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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