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Newbern in Pulaski County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Water Works — 1870

 
 
Water Works 1870 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger Miller, June 22, 2017
1. Water Works 1870 Marker
Inscription. The original reservoir of the first Newbern water works 1870 Restored in 1965 by the Newbern community improvement club Above is a sample of the 1000 feet of original pipe line, which is still in use.
 
Location. 37° 4.465′ N, 80° 41.377′ W. Marker is in Newbern, Virginia, in Pulaski County. Marker is on Newbern Road (County Route 611) east of Towes Ferry Road (County Route 697), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. It is 15 or 20 feet off the road. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5269 Newbern Rd, Newbern VA 24126, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Court House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); New River Ordnance Plant (approx. 2.4 miles away); Battle of Cloyd's Mountain (approx. 3.7 miles away); "Dunkard's Bottom" (was approx. 4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Christian-Cloyd Chimney (approx. 4 miles away); Colonel William Christian (approx. 4 miles away); Pulaski (approx. 5.4 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 5.4 miles away).
 
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Water Works 1870 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger Miller, June 22, 2017
2. Water Works 1870 Marker
Water Works 1870 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger Miller, June 22, 2017
3. Water Works 1870 Marker
Water Works 1870 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger Miller, June 22, 2017
4. Water Works 1870 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2017, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. This page has been viewed 75 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 23, 2017, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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