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

Home of John Goode

 
 
Home of John Goode Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 29, 2011
1. Home of John Goode Marker
Inscription. Here is the home of John Goode, political leader, born 1829, died, 1909. Goode was a member of the secession convention of 1861; of the Confederate Congress and of the United States Congress; Solicitor General of the United States; president of the Virginia constitutional convention of 1901.
 
Erected 1929 by Conservation & Development Commission. (Marker Number K-132.)
 
Location. 37° 20.463′ N, 79° 30.872′ W. Marker is in Bedford, Virginia, in Bedford County. Marker is at the intersection of Longwood Avenue (U.S. 221) and Hampton Ridge, on the right when traveling west on Longwood Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bedford VA 24523, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peaks of Otter Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); Avenel (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bedford’s Volunteer Company (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bedford (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bedford County Confederate Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bedford County WWII Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Bedford (approx. 0.7 miles away); Randolph-Macon Academy (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bedford.
 
Also see . . .
Longwood Ave & Hampton Ridge (facing west) image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, May 29, 2011
2. Longwood Ave & Hampton Ridge (facing west)
 John Goode. Wikipedia (Submitted on May 30, 2011.) 
 
Categories. PoliticsWar, US Civil
 
Hon. John Goode image. Click for full size.
circa 1880
3. Hon. John Goode
Library of Congress [LC-BH832- 28960]
 
 
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 1,190 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 30, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
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