Central Business District in Lynchburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Douglas Southall Freeman
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Q6-17.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Communications.
Location. 37° 25.11′ N, 79° 8.745′ W. Marker is in the Central Business District in Lynchburg, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and South Amherst Highway (Virginia Route 163), on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allen Weir Freeman, M.D. (here, next to this marker); Lynchburg History (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Lynchburg History (about 700 feet away); Court Street Baptist Church (about 800 feet away); Abram Frederick Biggers and Biggers School (approx. 0.2 miles away); Point of Honor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Latham's Battery (approx. ¼ mile away); John Daniel’s Home (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Central Business District.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 14, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 474 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 14, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.