Near Buena Vista in Amherst County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1987 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number R-59.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 37° 44.546′ N, 79° 18.012′ W. Marker is near Buena Vista, Virginia, in Amherst County. Marker is at the intersection of Lexington Turnpike / Midland Trail (U.S. 60) and Blue Ridge Parkway and Panther Falls Road, on the right when traveling east on Lexington Turnpike / Midland Trail. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vesuvius VA 24483, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Amherst County / Rockbridge County Moomaw’s Landing (approx. 3.3 miles away); Stonewall Jackson House (approx. 7 miles away); Timber Ridge Church (approx. 7.6 miles away); Liberty Hall Academy (approx. 7.7 miles away); Birthplace of Sam Houston (approx. 7.7 miles away); a different marker also named Birthplace of Sam Houston (approx. 7.7 miles away); Jordan’s Point (approx. 7.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Buena Vista.
More about this marker. Marker is in Amherst County, on the border with Rockbridge County.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.