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Roanoke, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

James Alexander Tract Boundary

 
 
James Alexander Tract Boundary Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 15, 2019
1. James Alexander Tract Boundary Marker
Inscription.  This tree marked the boundary line of a 150 acre tract of land conveyed to James Alexander for 15 shillings by George III, King of England, August 3, 1771.
 
Location. 37° 16.16′ N, 79° 57.557′ W. Marker is in Roanoke, Virginia. Marker is on Ferdinand Avenue Southwest west of 10th Street Southwest, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located beside the sidewalk, overlooking the subject tree and the Roanoke River. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roanoke VA 24016, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Torteras Village Indian Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Edward Lee (approx. 0.8 miles away); Roanoke Milestones (approx. 0.8 miles away); Oliver White Hill Sr. (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Bridge (approx. one mile away); Oscar Micheaux (approx. one mile away); Henry Street Business District (approx. one mile away); The Patrick Henry (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roanoke.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
James Alexander Tract Boundary Marker<br>(<i>wide view looking south across Ferdinand Avenue</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, May 15, 2019
2. James Alexander Tract Boundary Marker
(wide view looking south across Ferdinand Avenue)
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2019, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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