Lynchburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Lynchburg's Pest House
Constructed circa 1840
Confederate Quarantine Hospital
1861 - 1865
Location. 37° 24.828′ N, 79° 9.393′ W. Marker is in Lynchburg, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Taylor Street and 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg VA 24504, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. College Hill Reservoir Water Pitcher (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron Fencing (within shouting distance of this marker); The Quartermaster’s Glanders Stable (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Glanders Stable (within shouting distance of this marker); Ivy Chapel Union Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chapel and Columbarium (about 300 feet away); Hermon Methodist Church (about 300 feet away); Lynchburg’s First Public Hanging, 1830 (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lynchburg.
Also see . . . Cemetery Museums. Old City Cemetery (Submitted on May 27, 2014.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 503 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.