Near Smith Hill in Westmoreland County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Bristol Iron Works
Erected 1935 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number J-64.)
Location. 38° 10.949′ N, 77° 2.61′ W. Marker is near Smith Hill, Virginia, in Westmoreland County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Highway (Virginia Route 3) and Claymont Road (County Route 634), on the right when traveling east on Kings Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonial Beach VA 22443, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. King George County / Westmoreland County (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles B. Smith (approx. 2.3 miles away); History at Oak Grove (approx. 2.4 miles away); Westmoreland Association (approx. 2.4 miles away); Punishing the Nanzattico Indians Birthplace of Monroe (approx. 5 miles away); James Monroe (approx. 5 miles away); Birthplace of James Monroe (approx. 5 miles away).
More about this marker. The river referenced on the marker’s inscription is the Rappahannock River.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 844 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 1, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.