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Crewe in Nottoway County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Civilian Conservation Corps Company 1370

 
 
Civilian Conservation Corps Company 1370 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 10, 2009
1. Civilian Conservation Corps Company 1370 Marker
Inscription.  Near here is the site of CCC Company 1370 from 1935-1940. Among the most popular New Deal programs, the CCC was designed to encourage conservation of natural resources and employment training during the Great Depression. CCC 1370 enrollees were actively involved in soil erosion control and extensive reforestation efforts in this county.
 
Erected 1986 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number M-21.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsHorticulture & ForestryNatural Resources. In addition, it is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) 🏞️ series list.
 
Location. 37° 9.859′ N, 78° 6.833′ W. Marker is in Crewe, Virginia, in Nottoway County. Marker is at the intersection of Colonial Trail (U.S. 460) and CCC Road, on the right when traveling east on Colonial Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crewe VA 23930, 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. Lottie Moon (approx. 0.8 miles away); Roger Atkinson Pryor
Colonial Trail (facing east) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 10, 2009
2. Colonial Trail (facing east)
(approx. 1.1 miles away); Crewe (approx. 1.2 miles away); Nottoway Court House (approx. 2.6 miles away); T. O. Sandy (approx. 3 miles away); Ella Graham Agnew (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Nottoway Court House (approx. 3.1 miles away); Nottoway Confederate Soldiers Monument (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crewe.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,161 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 16, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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