Near Lafayette in Montgomery County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Bow String Arch Truss
Oldest metal bridge in Virginia
Location. 37° 14.347′ N, 80° 13.494′ W. Marker is near Lafayette, Virginia, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Northbound Rest Area (U.S. 81 at milepost 129). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elliston VA 24087, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Montgomery White Sulphur Springs (within shouting distance of this marker); Montgomery County / Roanoke County (approx. 1.8 miles away); Fotheringay (was approx. 3.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Fort Vause (approx. 5.1 miles away); Fort Lewis (approx. 6.3 miles away); Colonial Mansion Site (approx. 6.4 miles away); 9-11-2001 Memorial (approx. 7½ miles away); Roanoke College (approx. 7.9 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,119 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.