Buena Vista, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1969 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number L-11.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US Civil • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. 37° 44.565′ N, 79° 21.677′ W. Marker is in Buena Vista, Virginia. Marker is on West 29th Street (U.S. 60) west of Culvert Street (County Route 631), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buena Vista VA 24416, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Court House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Amherst County / Rockbridge County (approx. 3.3 miles away); Constitution Forest (approx. 3.3 miles away); Stonewall Jackson HouseOriginal African American Cemetery (approx. 4.9 miles away); William Henry Ruffner (approx. 5.1 miles away); Jordan’s Point (approx. 5.1 miles away); Virginia Military Institute (approx. 5.1 miles away).
Regarding Moomaw’s Landing. The present-day Maury River was known as the North River until the 1960s.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 10, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 10, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 4. submitted on June 29, 2016, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.