Near Staunton in Augusta County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1942 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number I-11A.)
Location. 38° 1.903′ N, 79° 8.326′ W. Marker is near Staunton, Virginia, in Augusta County. Marker is at the intersection of Lee Jackson Highway (U.S. 11) and Howardsville Road (Virginia Route 701), on the right when traveling south on Lee Jackson Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Staunton VA 24401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bethel Church (a few steps from this marker); Avenue of Trees (approx. 3 miles away); Middlebrook Historic District (approx. 4.3 miles away); Virginia Institute (approx. 4.3 miles away); Mount Tabor Lutheran Church (approx. 4.3 miles away); John Colter (approx. Old Providence Church (approx. 6.8 miles away); Augusta County Training School (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staunton.
Also see . . . Roanoke College - Brief History. (Submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 430 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 21, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.