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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Blackstone in Nottoway County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)

Veterans Memorial

Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), September 24, 2021
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.  Dedicated this 11th day of Nov. 2011 to all military personnel and veterans and especially to those who have trained, are training or will train at Fort Pickett, Blackstone, Virginia.
Erected 2011 by grateful citizens under sponsorship of the Blackstone Rotary Club and the Town of Blackstone, Virginia.
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesMilitary. In addition, it is included in the Rotary International series list.
Location. 37° 4.897′ N, 77° 59.807′ W. Marker is in Blackstone, Virginia, in Nottoway County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Main Street and Tavern Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 130 N Main St, Blackstone VA 23824, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Blackstone Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Dodge Brothers Dealership (within shouting distance of this marker); Black’s and White’s Station (within shouting distance of
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this marker); 108 North Main Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); L.B. Spencer Drug Company (about 500 feet away); The L.C. Tucker Building, 101 S. Main Street (about 500 feet away); First National Bank of Blackstone, VA. (about 500 feet away); Blackstone (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blackstone.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 26, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 14 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 26, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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