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Near Roanoke, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lee Highway

 
 
Lee Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
1. Lee Highway Marker
Inscription.
Erected
in honor of
Robert E. Lee
by
William Watts Chapter
Roanoke, VA
Southern Cross Chapter
Salem, VA
Roanoke Chapter
Roanoke, VA
The United Daughters
of the Confederacy
1928

 
Erected 1928 by The United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 37° 15.866′ N, 80° 0.682′ W. Marker is near Roanoke, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of Brandon Avenue SW (U.S. 11) and Poplar Hills Road SW, on the right when traveling east on Brandon Avenue SW. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roanoke VA 24018, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Lutheran Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fishburne Park Flagpole (approx. 2 miles away); General Andrew Lewis (approx. 2.1 miles away); General Andrew Lewis of Salem (approx. 2.1 miles away); Virginia Western Community College Memorial (approx.
Lee Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., November 24, 2007
2. Lee Highway Marker
2.4 miles away); McNeil Drive (approx. 2.5 miles away); Lynchburg and Salem Turnpike (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named General Andrew Lewis (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roanoke.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsRoads & VehiclesWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,234 times since then and 113 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 27, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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