Near Glasgow in Amherst County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Courage Of Frank Padget
Erected 2007 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Z-119.)
Location. 37° 36.433′ N, 79° 25.85′ W. Marker is near Glasgow, Virginia, in Amherst County. Marker is on US 501 (U.S. 501) 3 miles east of VA 130, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Big Island VA 24526, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Amherst County/Rockbridge County (here, next to this marker); Indian and Settler Conflict (approx. 1.8 miles away); Frank Padget (approx. Frank Padget Water Tragedy (approx. 2.1 miles away); Harry F. Byrd Memorial Bridge (approx. 5.1 miles away); James River (approx. 5.1 miles away); A Transportation Corridor (approx. 5.1 miles away); Natural Bridge (approx. 6.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Glasgow.
Also see . . . The Town of Glasgow, Virginia. Scroll down for story on Frank Padget. (Submitted on July 22, 2013, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.)
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