Near Forks of Waters in Highland County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Highland County / West Virginia
Area 422 Square Miles
(South Facing Side):
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number Z-233.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil.
Location. 38° 29.717′ N, 79° 29.9′ W. Marker is near Forks of Waters, Virginia, in Highland County. Marker is on U.S. 220, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monterey VA 24465, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured West Virginia / Virginia (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line in West Virginia); Highland County Confederate Monument (approx. 7.3 miles away); Town of Monterey (approx. 7.3 miles away); “The Wilfong Church” / St. Michaels Lutheran Church (approx. 9.1 miles away in West Virginia); Trout Rock Fort (approx. 10.2 miles away in West Virginia); Destruction of Saltpeter Works (approx. 10.2 miles away in West Virginia); Pendleton County / Pocahontas County (approx. 10.7 miles away in West Virginia); Camp Allegheny (approx. 10.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 732 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 17, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.