Bland in Bland County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1941 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number KC-1.)
Location. 37° 6.053′ N, 81° 7.423′ W. Marker is in Bland, Virginia, in Bland County. Marker is at the intersection of South Scenic Highway (U.S. 52) and Seddon Street (County Route 1005), on the right when traveling west on South Scenic Highway. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bland VA 24315, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. One of the “Big Four” (approx. 5 miles away); Homesteader's Legacy (approx. 5.8 miles away); Toland’s Raid (approx. 6.9 miles away); Wythe County / Bland County (approx. 6.9 miles away); Battle of Wytheville (approx. 6.9 miles away); Crockett’s Cove (approx. 6.9 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Wytheville (approx. 7.3 miles away); A Noted Preacher (approx. 8.1 miles away).
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Also see . . . The Bland County History Archives. An excellent collection of documents, photographs and transcribed oral history of the county. Since 1996 this website has been continually updated by students at Rocky Gap High School. (Submitted on July 22, 2011.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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