Roanoke, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1996 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-98b.)
Location. 37° 16.482′ N, 79° 56.28′ W. Marker is in Roanoke, Virginia. Marker is on Commonwealth Avenue 0.1 miles south of Wells Avenue NE. Touch for map. Marker is in the parking lot area of the Hotel Roanoke. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 Shenandoah Avenue, Roanoke VA 24016, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roanoke Shops (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roanoke - A Railroad Town (about 600 feet away); Operation Fast Freight The Finest Steam Passenger Locomotive (about 600 feet away); Power Behind the Nation (about 600 feet away); Norfolk and Western Railway (about 600 feet away); Norfolk and Western Passenger Station (about 700 feet away); The Market Square Walkway (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roanoke.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for the Hotel Roanoke. Wikipedia entry concerning the Hotel Roanoke. (Submitted on September 8, 2009, by Jeff Conner of Norfolk, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 741 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 2, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.