Ridgeway in Henry County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Henry County / North Carolina
Erected 2002 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number Z-220.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is April 12, 1779.
Location. 36° 32.592′ N, 79° 54.595′ W. Marker is in Ridgeway, Virginia, in Henry County. Marker is on US 220, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ridgeway VA 24148, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Byrd’s Camp (approx. half a mile away); Martinsville Speedway (approx. 7 miles away); Belleview (approx. 7.7 miles away); “Land of Eden” (approx. 8.3 miles away in North Carolina); a different marker also named Land of Eden (approx. 8.3 miles away in North Carolina); Annie Eliza Johns (approx. 8.7 miles away in North Carolina); Leaksville Cotton Mill (approx. 8.7 miles away in North Carolina); Calcium Carbide (approx. 8.8 miles away in North Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ridgeway.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 392 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 13, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.