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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Keysville in Charlotte County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Early Exploration

 
 
Early Exploration Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 15, 2013
1. Early Exploration Marker
Inscription. Batts, Fallam and Thomas Wood, sent by Abraham Wood to explore Western Virginia, passed near here, September, 1671.
 
Erected 1935 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number F 77.)
 
Location. 37° 3.388′ N, 78° 28.783′ W. Marker is in Keysville, Virginia, in Charlotte County. Marker is on Four Locust Highway (Business U.S. 15) north of Crymes Orchard Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keysville VA 23947, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Keysville (approx. 1.1 miles away); Campaign of 1781 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Southside Virginia Community College (approx. 2 miles away); Old Briery Church (approx. 2 miles away); Joseph Morton (approx. 2 miles away); Charlotte County / Prince Edward County (approx. 2.4 miles away); Greenfield (approx. 5.9 miles away); Edgehill (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Keysville.
 
Categories. Exploration
 
US 15 Business (facing south) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 15, 2013
2. US 15 Business (facing south)
US 15 Business (facing north) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, June 15, 2013
3. US 15 Business (facing north)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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