Shawsville in Montgomery County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1998 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-73.)
Location. 37° 10.312′ N, 80° 15.83′ W. Marker is in Shawsville, Virginia, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Oldtown Road (Virginia Route 753) east of Basham Hollow Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shawsville VA 24162, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fotheringay (was approx. 2 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Montgomery White Sulphur Springs (approx. 5.1 miles away); Bow String Arch Truss Montgomery County / Roanoke County (approx. 5.8 miles away); Christiansburg (approx. 7.3 miles away); Virginia Tech Airport (approx. 8.3 miles away); Montgomery County Confederate Monument (approx. 8½ miles away); Montgomery County War Memorial (approx. 8½ miles away).
Also see . . . Shawsville yard may be site of Revolutionary fort. (09/26/2005) The Roanoke Times (Submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 848 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.