South Boston in Halifax County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Campaign of 1781
Erected 1939 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number UL-2.)
Location. 36° 41.764′ N, 78° 53.976′ W. Marker is in South Boston, Virginia, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Street (Business U.S. 501) and Wren Street, on the right when traveling north on Broad Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: South Boston VA 24592, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Retreat to the Dan (here, next to this marker); DAR Memorial Cannon (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crossing of the Dan Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Mizpah Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington-Coleman Elementary School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Minister Who Married Lincoln (approx. 3.4 miles away); Green's Folly (approx. 3.4 miles away); Nathaniel Terry's Grave (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Boston.
Also see . . . The Crossing of the Dan (Submitted on May 20, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 496 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 20, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.