Salem, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
General Andrew Lewis
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-75.)
Location. 37° 17.037′ N, 80° 2.445′ W. Marker is in Salem, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Roanoke Blvd and Taliaferro Way, on the right when traveling north on Roanoke Blvd. Touch for map. Marker is located at the entrance to the Salem Civic Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1001 Roanoke Boulevard, Salem VA 24153, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Andrew Lewis of Salem (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct Lynchburg and Salem Turnpike (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named General Andrew Lewis (approx. ¾ mile away); World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); To honor our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 0.8 miles away); Sgt. James Walton (approx. 0.8 miles away); Andrew Lewis’ Grave (approx. 0.8 miles away); East Hill Cemetery North (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
More about this marker. This marker replaced a marker with the same title and number originally erected in the late 1920s or early 1930s which read, “Richfield, home of Andrew Lewis , famous colonial and Revolutionary soldier, is marked by the knoll and locust trees a half mile east of this spot.”
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Each of these markers is about General Andrew Lewis of Salem, VA.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Heroes • Military • Notable Persons • Politics • War, US Revolutionary • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,340 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.