Shawsville in Montgomery County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K 73.)
Location. 37° 10.312′ N, 80° 15.83′ W. Marker is in Shawsville, Virginia, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Oldtown Road (Virginia Route 753) east of Basham Hollow Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shawsville VA 24162, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fotheringay (approx. 2 miles away); Montgomery White Sulphur Springs (approx. 5.1 miles away); Bow String Arch Truss (approx. Montgomery County / Roanoke County (approx. 5.8 miles away); Christiansburg (approx. 7.3 miles away); Virginia Tech Airport (approx. 8.3 miles away); Montgomery County Confederate Monument (approx. 8.5 miles away); Montgomery County War Memorial (approx. 8.5 miles away).
Also see . . . Shawsville yard may be site of Revolutionary fort. (09/26/2005) The Roanoke Times (Submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 770 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.