Near Hanging Rock in Roanoke County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
100th Anniversary of Hanging Rock
June 21, 1864
Erected by the William Watts Chapter, U. D. C.
June 21, 1964
Erected 1964 by William Watts Chapter, U. D. C.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 37° 19.497′ N, 80° 2.073′ W. Marker is near Hanging Rock, Virginia, in Roanoke County. Marker is on N. Electric Road (Virginia Route 419) near U.S. 81, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is immediately off the I-81 Southbound exit ramp onto Electric Road East. Marker is in this post office area: Roanoke VA 24019, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hanging Rock (here, next to this marker); United Daughters of the Confederacy Monuments (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hanging Rock Battlefield Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of Hanging Rock (approx. 0.4 miles away); George Morgan Jones (approx. 0.4 miles away); Two Future Presidents In Wartime Retreat The Catawba Branch (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Hanging Rock Coal Trestle (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hanging Rock.
Categories. • Military • War, US Civil •
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