Near Austinville in Wythe County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Carroll County / Wythe County
Area 458 Square Miles
Area 479 Square Miles
Erected 1928 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number Z-89.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Signers of the Declaration of Independence marker series.
Location. 36° 50.907′ N, 80° 51.386′ W. Marker is near Austinville, Virginia, in Wythe County. Marker is on Fort Chriswell Road (U.S. 52) south of Lead Mine Road (Virginia Route 69). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Austinville VA 24312, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Austin's Birthplace (about 400 feet away, measured in Jackson’s Ferry and Shot Tower (approx. 1.9 miles away); Fincastle County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Wythe County/ Carroll County (approx. 5 miles away); Anchor and Hope Plantation (approx. 8.3 miles away); Lead Mines (approx. 8.3 miles away); Hillsville (approx. 8.7 miles away); “New River Train” Song (approx. 11.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Austinville.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 734 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 12, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. 2. submitted on December 4, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. 3. submitted on June 12, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. 4. submitted on November 29, 2009, by Stanley and Terrie Howard of Greer, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.