Cloverdale in Botetourt County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2017 by Virginia Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number AK-82.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Appalachian Iron Furnaces marker series.
Location. 37° 22.3′ N, 79° 54.355′ W. Marker is in Cloverdale, Virginia, in Botetourt County. Marker is on Lee Highway (U.S. 11) north of Updike Lane, on the right when traveling Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cloverdale VA 24077, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Cloverdale Furnace (was here, next to this marker but has been reported missing. ); Old Carolina Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roanoke County / Botetourt County (approx. 1.7 miles away); Daleville College (approx. 2.2 miles away); Hollins College (approx. 2.3 miles away); Greenfield (approx. 4.4 miles away); Dr. William Fleming (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mount Moriah Baptist Church (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cloverdale.
Also see . . . The Iron Furnaces of Botetourt County, VA: Cloverdale Furnace. This furnace no longer exists. The site and race are all on private property, although the site of the furnace can be seen easily from the road. The site is located within 200 yards of the mill site which is located near the intersection of Rt. 11 and the northern entrance to Updike Lane, on the northwestern side of Updike Lane. A retaining wall and some evidence of the race still exist. (Submitted on October 3, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 56 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 3, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.