Pembroke in Giles County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Camp John J. Pershing
Civilian Conservation Corps Company 1370-2386
Erected 1987 by Virginia Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number KG-14.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Horticulture & Forestry • Man-Made Features. In addition, it is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps series list.
Location. 37° 19.247′ N, 80° 37.986′ W. Marker is in Pembroke, Virginia, in Giles County. Marker is at the intersection of Virginia Avenue (U.S. 460) and Snidow Street, on the right when traveling east on Virginia Avenue. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Snidow's Ferry (approx. 2.4 miles away); Eggleston's Springs (approx. 2.6 miles away); Pearisburg (approx. 5.6 miles away); First Court of Giles County (approx. 6.8 miles away); Mountain Evangelist (approx. 6.9 miles away); Old-Fashioned Camp Meeting (approx. 7.9 miles away); Giles County / Montgomery County (approx. 8.9 miles away); Woods’ Fort (approx. 9 miles away in West Virginia).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 24, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 829 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.