Gate City in Scott County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Donelson's Indian Line
Erected 1932 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K-16.)
Location. 36° 38.092′ N, 82° 33.309′ W. Marker is in Gate City, Virginia, in Scott County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 23/58), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located at a pull off at the entrance to Gate City. One of five markers in this cluster. Marker is in this post office area: Gate City VA 24251, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Big Moccasin Gap (here, next to this marker); First Court of Scott County (a few steps from this marker); McConnell's Birthplace (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named First Court of Scott County (approx. ¼ mile away); Carter Musical Family (approx. 0.4 miles away); Blackmore’s Fort (approx. 0.8 miles away); Gate City (approx. 0.8 miles away); Faris (Ferris) Station (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gate City.
Related markers. list of markers that are related to this marker. It lists two markers on Donelson’s Indian Line. Use the mapping feature to see both on the same map.
Also see . . . John Donelson. Donelson was an important figure in the early settlement of southwest Virginia, Tennessee and Kentucky. (Submitted on September 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 775 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.