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Gretna in Pittsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Yates Tavern

 
 
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By Tim Fillmon, July 25, 2020
1. Yates Tavern Marker
Inscription.  Located three and one half miles south through Gretna, this fully restored 18th century building is believed to be the only historic building in Virginia with a second story overhang or jetties. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureColonial Era.
 
Location. 36° 58.816′ N, 79° 21.283′ W. Marker is in Gretna, Virginia, in Pittsylvania County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 29 and U.S. BUS 29, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 29. Marker is at the northern split of US 29 and US BUS 29, north of Gretna. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gretna VA 24557, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative (approx. 2.2 miles away); Clement Hill (approx. 8.9 miles away); Claude A. Swanson (approx. 9 miles away); Smith Mountain Project (approx. 10.3 miles away); Hargrave Military Academy (approx. 10.6 miles away); Bilhartz, Hall & Co.
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By Tim Fillmon, July 25, 2020
2. Yates Tavern Marker
(approx. 10.8 miles away); Pittsylvania County Confederate Monument (approx. 10.9 miles away); Markham (approx. 10.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Yates Tavern. (Submitted on January 23, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.)
 
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3. Yates Tavern
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 23, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 23, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.
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