Lexington, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Original African American Cemetery
Erected 2008 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number I 22-a.)
Location. 37° 46.297′ N, 79° 26.623′ W. Marker is in Lexington, Virginia. Marker is on North Lee Highway (U.S. 11) 0.3 miles north of South Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lexington VA 24450, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Henry Ruffner (approx. ¼ mile away); The Fame of Stonewall Jackson (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lot One-Lexington (approx. The Sloan House, ca. 1844-45 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lexington (approx. 0.9 miles away); Campbell House, ca. 1845 (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Alexander-Withrow House, ca. 1793 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lt. Gen. Thomas Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson 1824-1863 (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lexington.
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites •
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