Green Bay in Prince Edward County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
CCC Company 1390
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number M 29.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 37° 8.161′ N, 78° 18.697′ W. Marker is in Green Bay, Virginia, in Prince Edward County. Marker is at the intersection of Patrick Henry Highway (U.S. 360) and Tower Road (County Route 623), on the right when traveling west on Patrick Henry Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Green Bay VA 23942, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker Blanche Kelso Bruce (here, next to this marker); St. Matthew's Lutheran Church Christian Day School (approx. 3.1 miles away); Meherrin Station (approx. 3.8 miles away); Prince Edward State Park for Negroes (approx. 4.1 miles away); Prince Edward County / Nottoway County (approx. 5.2 miles away); Burkeville (approx. 7 miles away); Burkeville Junction (approx. 7 miles away); a different marker also named Burkeville Junction (approx. 7 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. A Journey through Black History at Twin Lakes State Park. Virginia Outdoors (Submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Twin Lakes State Park (pdf file). National Register of Historic Places (Submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Charity & Public Work • Education • Horticulture & Forestry • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 568 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.