Afton in Nelson County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Greenwood-Afton Rural Historic District
Erected 2016 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number W-239.)
Location. 38° 1.994′ N, 78° 51.122′ W. Marker is in Afton, Virginia, in Nelson County. Marker is on Interstate 64 at milepost 100, half a mile east of U.S. 250, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. It is at the first scenic overlook east of the Skyline Drive exit (Exit 99). Marker is in this post office area: Afton VA 22920, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flight of Richard C. duPont (here, next to this marker); Rockfish Gap Meeting Nelson County / Augusta County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rockfish Gap (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Rockfish Gap (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nelson County / Albemarle County (approx. 1.1 miles away); Virginia Metalcrafters (approx. 2.4 miles away); William H. Harman Monument (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Afton.
More about this marker. Marker can only be accessed from the eastbound lanes of I–64.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. This page has been viewed 88 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 11, 2017, by Pete Payette of Orange, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.