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Kenbridge in Lunenburg County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Craig's Mill

 
 
Craig's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 13, 2010
1. Craig's Mill Marker
Inscription. Two miles south of Kenbridge stood Craig's Mill on Flat Rock Creek. There flour was ground and supplies were stored for the Revolutionary army. Tarleton, the British cavalryman, burned the mill in July, 1781, when raiding through the Southside. Rev. James Craig, the owner, is said to have been forced to help kill hogs for the troopers.
 
Erected 1949 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number SN 45.)
 
Location. 36° 57.639′ N, 78° 7.608′ W. Marker is in Kenbridge, Virginia, in Lunenburg County. Marker is on South Broad Street (Virginia Route 40) near Main Street (Virginia Route 40), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kenbridge VA 23944, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Kenbridge (a few steps from this marker); St. John's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lunenburg County / Nottoway County (approx. 4.7 miles away); The People's Community Center (approx. 5.7 miles away); Town of Victoria (approx. 5.9 miles away); Lunenburg County Confederate Monument
S Broad St & Main St (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 13, 2010
2. S Broad St & Main St (facing south)
(approx. 7.7 miles away); Court House (approx. 7.7 miles away); Union Academy (approx. 9.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kenbridge.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
S Broad St (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 13, 2010
3. S Broad St (facing north)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 533 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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