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Montebello in Nelson County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

20-Minute Cliff

 
 
20-Minute Cliff Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Don Morfe, October 28, 2011
1. 20-Minute Cliff Marker
Inscription. In June and July during corn-choppin time, this cliff serves the folks in White Rock community as a time piece. Twenty minutes after sunlight strikes the rock face, dusk falls on the valley below
 
Erected by United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Blue Ridge Parkway marker series.
 
Location. 37° 53.856′ N, 79° 3.222′ W. Marker is in Montebello, Virginia, in Nelson County. Marker is on Blue Ridge Parkway 3 miles south of Campbells Mountain Road (Virginia Route 814), on the left when traveling south. 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 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Providence Church (approx. 7.9 miles away); Hurricane Camille (approx. 8 miles away); New Providence Church (approx. 8.3 miles away); Virginia Inventors (approx. 8.4 miles away); Rockbridge County / Augusta County (approx. 8.4 miles away); Thomas Massie (approx. 8.9 miles away); a different marker also named Hurricane Camille (approx. 8.9 miles away); The Marl Creek Interpretive Trail (approx. 9 miles away).
 
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20-Minute Cliff Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Don Morfe, October 28, 2011
2. 20-Minute Cliff Marker
20-Minute Cliff Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Don Morfe, October 28, 2011
3. 20-Minute Cliff Marker
20-Minute Cliff Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Don Morfe, October 28, 2011
4. 20-Minute Cliff Marker
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on November 24, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 273 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 24, 2012, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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