Near Blackstone in Nottoway County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Creation of Camp Pickett
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-175.)
Location. 37° 4.894′ N, 77° 58.182′ W. Marker is near Blackstone, Virginia, in Nottoway County. Marker is at the intersection of Darvills Road (Virginia Route 40) and Military Road, on the right when traveling east on Darvills Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blackstone VA 23824, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Pickett (approx. 1.2 miles away); Nottoway Training School (approx. 1.3 miles away); Black’s and White’s Station Blackstone (approx. 1.6 miles away); Blackstone College (approx. 2.1 miles away); Jamestown Oaks (approx. 2.2 miles away); Blackstone Female Institute (approx. 2.3 miles away); Union Academy (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blackstone.
Also see . . . Fort Pickett - Maneuver Training Center. Army National Guard (Submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Military • War, World II •
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 950 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 23, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.