Near Ewing in Lee County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Hiking in the Gap
from Iron Furnace
Cumberland Gap National Historical Park
Erected by Cumberland Gap National Historical Park.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Natural Features.
Location. 36° 36.072′ N, 83° 40.152′ W. Marker is near Ewing, Virginia, in Lee County. Marker can be reached from Pennlyn Road west of Llewelyn Street, on the right when traveling west. Located at the Iron Furnace Parking Area which can be reached from Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ewing VA 24248, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gateway to Kaintuck (here, next to this marker); On Guard in Cumberland Gap (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron Furnace Three States Cornerstone (about 400 feet away in Tennessee); Warriors' Path (about 400 feet away); Russell Berkau 1867 - 1936 (about 500 feet away in Tennessee); Hard Road to a New Life (about 700 feet away); Gap Cave (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ewing.
Also see . . . Cumberland Gap National Historical Park. National Park Service (Submitted on December 22, 2020.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 20, 2020, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 20, 2020, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.