Marion in Smyth County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Marion
Erected 1927 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K-26.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 36° 50.906′ N, 81° 29.379′ W. Marker is in Marion, Virginia, in Smyth County. Marker is on North Main Street (U.S. 11), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marion VA 24354, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Engagement at Marion (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sherwood Anderson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Royal Oak Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); Site of Colonial Home (approx. ¾ mile away); Col. Arthur Campbell (approx. ¾ mile away); Col. William Elisha Peters (approx. 1.6 miles away); State Fish Hatchery (approx. 1.9 miles away); Confederate Memorial (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
Also see . . . Battle of Marion. Article providing background and details about the battle. (Submitted on September 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,083 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 22, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.