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Zero Milestone

 
 
Zero Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., January 3, 2008
1. Zero Milestone Marker
South Face
Inscription. (South Face):
Zero Milestone
Virginia Highways
(East Face):
Point for the measurement of distances from Richmond on Highways of Virginia
(North Face):
North Latitude 37 32' 23"
West Longitude 77 26' 04"
Elevation 166.45 feet above sea level
(West Face):
Erected A.D. 1929
The gift of Jonathan Bryan

 
Erected 1929 by Jonathan Bryan.
 
Location. 37° 32.383′ N, 77° 26.067′ W. Marker is in Richmond, Virginia. Click for map. Marker is located in Capitol Square. Marker is in this post office area: Richmond VA 23219, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Harry Flood Byrd (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Inauguration of Davis (within shouting distance of this marker); Edgar Allen Poe (within shouting distance of this marker); Oak Tree Planted in Honor of (within shouting distance of this marker); Freedmen's Bureau Freedman's Bank (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Smith (about 300 feet away); Governor Edmund Randolph (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Richmond.
 
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Zero Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., January 3, 2008
2. Zero Milestone Marker
East Face
Zero Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., January 3, 2008
3. Zero Milestone Marker
North Face
Zero Milestone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., January 3, 2008
4. Zero Milestone Marker
West Face
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,443 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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