Abingdon in Washington County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Stonewall Jackson Female Institute
Erected 2000 by Virginia Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-54.)
Location. 36° 42.638′ N, 81° 58.47′ W. Marker is in Abingdon, Virginia, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 11) and Partington Place, on the right when traveling north on West Main Street. Click for map. The marker sits atop the retaining wall originally built for the Institute. Marker is in this post office area: Abingdon VA 24210, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barter Theatre (here, next to this marker); Governor John B. Floyd Martha Washington College (within shouting distance of this marker); Abingdon (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Black’s Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abingdon in the Civil War (approx. 0.2 miles away); Boyhood Home of Gen. Joseph E. Johnston (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Virginia Creeper (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Abingdon.
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