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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.
Photographed 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.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceLandmarks. A significant historical year for this entry is 1870.
 
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. It is 15 or 20 feet off the road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5269 Newbern Rd, Newbern VA 24126, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Court House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First Court held in Pulaski County (about 700 feet away); Newbern Christian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Home Front (approx. 1.3 miles away); American Veterans (approx. 2.1 miles away); New River Ordnance Plant
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(approx. 2.4 miles away); Marine Corporal Lewis Kenneth Bausell (approx. 2.9 miles away); New Dublin Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newbern.
 
Water Works 1870 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Roger Miller, June 22, 2017
2. Water Works 1870 Marker
Water Works 1870 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Roger Miller, June 22, 2017
3. Water Works 1870 Marker
Water Works 1870 Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Roger Miller, June 22, 2017
4. Water Works 1870 Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2017, by Roger Miller of Pulaski, Virginia. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 4 times this year. 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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