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Salem, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Roanoke County Confederate Monument

 
 
Roanoke County Confederate Monument (front) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 28, 2011
1. Roanoke County Confederate Monument (front)
Inscription.
In memory of the
Confederate soldiers
of Roanoke County
1861—1865

Love makes
memory eternal

 
Erected 1909 by Southern Cross Chapter U.D.C.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 37° 17.613′ N, 80° 3.276′ W. Marker is in Salem, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 460) and North College Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salem VA 24153, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. East Hill Cemetery North (approx. ¼ mile away); World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Sgt. James Walton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Andrew Lewis’ Grave (approx. 0.3 miles away); To honor our Confederate Soldiers (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Andrew Lewis (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lynchburg and Salem Turnpike (approx. half a mile away); General Andrew Lewis of Salem (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Roanoke County Confederate Monument (rear) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 28, 2011
2. Roanoke County Confederate Monument (rear)
Old Roanoke County Court House image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 28, 2011
3. Old Roanoke County Court House
Now Francis T. West Hall at Roanoke College
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 544 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 2, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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