Near Dillwyn in Buckingham County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Female Collegiate Institute
Erected 1959 by Virginia State Library. (Marker Number F-54.)
Location. 37° 35.412′ N, 78° 24.176′ W. Marker is near Dillwyn, Virginia, in Buckingham County. Marker is at the intersection of James Madison Highway (U.S. 15) and Gravel Hill Road (Virginia Route 617), on the right when traveling north on James Madison Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dillwyn VA 23936, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Buckingham Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Buckingham Baptist Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Gold Mines (approx. 4.7 miles away); Buckingham Training School (approx. 5.1 miles away); Carter G. Woodson (approx. 5.3 miles away); Robert Bolling (approx. 6.2 miles away); Buckingham County / Cumberland County (approx. 7.3 miles away); After Appomattox (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dillwyn.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 832 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2009, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.