Blacksburg in Montgomery County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1994 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number KG-9.)
Location. 37° 12.868′ N, 80° 25.685′ W. Marker is in Blacksburg, Virginia, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Southgate Drive 0.2 miles east of Bypass Route 460, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located alongside markers Founding of the Future Farmers of Virginia (K-64), and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (I 2-e) in a convenient pull off area. Marker is in this post office area: Blacksburg VA 24060, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Founding of the Future Farmers of Virginia (here, next to this marker); Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University William Ballard Preston (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Stroubles Creek Watershed and the Duck Pond (approx. ¾ mile away); Restoring Stroubles Creek (approx. 0.8 miles away); Solitude (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harvey Lee Price (approx. 0.8 miles away); Thomas Oldham Sandy (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blacksburg.
Also see . . . Historic Smithfield Plantation. (Submitted on February 18, 2009, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2009, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 852 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on July 26, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 18, 2009, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.