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Charlottesville in Albemarle County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Viewmont

 
 
"Viewmont" image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, October 4, 2009
1. "Viewmont"
Inscription.

Birthplace of
Lottie Moon
Baptist Missionary to China
1873-1912

 
Erected 1956 by Woman's Missionary Union Albemarle Association of Virginia.
 
Location. 37° 53.817′ N, 78° 33.02′ W. Marker is in Charlottesville, Virginia, in Albemarle County. Marker is on Scottsville Road (Virginia Route 20) half a mile from Frys Path (Virginia Route 627), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charlottesville VA 22902, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Viewmont (a few steps from this marker); Southern Albemarle Rural Historic District (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hatton Ferry (approx. 6.7 miles away); The Glebe (approx. 7 miles away); Scottsville Confederate Cemetery (approx. 7.2 miles away); Historic Scottsville (approx. 7.4 miles away); Hurricane Camille (approx. 7.4 miles away); Barclay House and Scottsville Museum (approx. 7.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charlottesville.
 
Also see . . .  Lottie Moon. (Submitted on October 12, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Viewmont Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, March 22, 2010
2. Viewmont Marker
Viewmont Farm Sign image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, March 22, 2010
3. Viewmont Farm Sign
with the Lottie Moon marker on the near side of the driveway and the Joshua Fry monument on the far side.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2009, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 921 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 5, 2009, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.   2, 3. submitted on August 1, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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