Near Salem in Roanoke County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1927 by Fort Lewis Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 37° 16.747′ N, 80° 7.293′ W. Marker is near Salem, Virginia, in Roanoke County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 11) and Hawley Drive, on the right when traveling north on West Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Salem VA 24153, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colonial Mansion Site (within shouting distance of this marker); 9-11-2001 Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Roanoke College (approx. 1.6 miles away); Old Salem Inns (approx. 1.6 miles away but has been reported missing); Roanoke County Confederate Monument (approx. 3.8 miles away); World War 1917 - 1919 Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away); East Hill Cemetery North (approx. 4.1 miles away); Sgt. James Walton (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 28, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 930 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 28, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.