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Christiansburg in Montgomery County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Montgomery County Confederate Monument

 
 
Montgomery County Confederate Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 3, 2011
1. Montgomery County Confederate Monument
Inscription.
To the memory
of Montgomery’s sons
who fell in the
Lost Cause
and to
all the Confederate dead
who lie beneath her soil.

This monument
is erected by her daughters
1861-1865

In this county
lie the remains of
300 Confederate soldiers
from
sister Southern states
whose sacrifice this stone
also commemorates.

Erected 1883.

 
Erected 1883.
 
Location. 37° 7.801′ N, 80° 24.529′ W. Marker is in Christiansburg, Virginia, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of North Franklin Street (Business U.S. 460) and East Main Street (U.S. 11), on the left when traveling south on North Franklin Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 East Main Street, Christiansburg VA 24073, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lewis-McHenry Duel (within shouting distance of this marker); Montgomery County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Christiansburg Industrial Institute (approx. 0.9 miles away); Christiansburg (approx.
West face image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 3, 2011
2. West face
1.2 miles away); The Hotel (approx. 4 miles away); The Commissary (approx. 4 miles away); The Tipple (approx. 4.1 miles away); Coal Car (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Christiansburg.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
South face image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 3, 2011
3. South face
East face image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, April 3, 2011
4. East face
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 520 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 5, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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