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Lebanon in Russell County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Russell Courthouse

 
 
Russell Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, October 18, 2015
1. Russell Courthouse Marker
Inscription.  The county government was organized at Russell’s Fort, May 9, 1786, with the following officers: Alexander Barnett, County Lieutenant; David Ward, Sheriff; Henry Dickenson, Clerk. Justices: Henry Smith, Henry Dickenson, David Ward, John Thompson, Samuel Ritchie. The present courthouse was built in 1874.
 
Erected 1940 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number X-6.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions. A significant historical year for this entry is 1786.
 
Location. 36° 54.064′ N, 82° 4.764′ W. Marker is in Lebanon, Virginia, in Russell County. Marker is on East Main Street (Business U.S. 19) west of Hendricks Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 53 East Main Street, Lebanon VA 24266, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glade Hollow Fort (approx. 2.2 miles away); Jessee’s Mill (approx. 4.3 miles away); Frances Dickenson Scott Johnson
Russell Courthouse Marker at Lebanon, Virginia image. Click for full size.
By Sumitailwa, October 18, 2015
2. Russell Courthouse Marker at Lebanon, Virginia
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(approx. 7 miles away); Old Russell County Courthouse (approx. 10 miles away); The Home and Grave of David Musick (approx. 10.6 miles away); Russell’s Fort (approx. 10.9 miles away); Buchanan County / Russell County (approx. 11.8 miles away); Helen Timmons Henderson (approx. 12 miles away).
 
Russell Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, October 18, 2015
3. Russell Courthouse Marker
The marker is in profile between the two windows to the left of the colonnade.
Main Street, Lebanon, Virginia image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, October 18, 2015
4. Main Street, Lebanon, Virginia
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 587 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 2, 2016, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.   2. submitted on November 28, 2015.   3, 4. submitted on November 28, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.

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