Near Lynchburg in Campbell County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1997 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-149.)
Location. 37° 23.113′ N, 79° 4.037′ W. Marker is near Lynchburg, Virginia, in Campbell County. Marker is on Richmond Highway (U.S. 460) 0.3 miles west of Mount Athos Road (County Route 726), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lynchburg VA 24504, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buffalo Lick Plantation (approx. 1.4 miles away); Oxford Furnace (approx. 1.6 miles away); Lynchburg Defenses Central Virginia Training Center (approx. 3.6 miles away); Chestnut Hill (approx. 3.7 miles away); a different marker also named Lynchburg Defenses (approx. 4.2 miles away); Lynchburg History (approx. 4.2 miles away); Luke Jordan, Blues Pioneer (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lynchburg.
Also see . . . Mount Athos - Pioneer Plantation and Its Pioneer Families. Lynch's Ferry Magazine, Spring 2007 (Submitted on May 31, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 615 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.