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Near Ewing in Lee County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

White Rocks

 
 
White Rocks Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 29, 2011
1. White Rocks Marker
Inscription. The cliffs to the north were a familiar landmark along the Wilderness Road which was blazed by Daniel Boone in March, 1775, and which was the principal route from Virginia to Kentucky. They are part of the Cumberland Mountains.
 
Erected 1967 by Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number K-7.)
 
Location. 36° 38.02′ N, 83° 26.57′ W. Marker is near Ewing, Virginia, in Lee County. Marker is on Daniel Boone Trail (Business U.S. 58) near County Route 684, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ewing VA 24248, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Ball (approx. half a mile away); Indian Mound (approx. 2.7 miles away); Martinís Station (approx. 5.7 miles away); Cumberland Gap (approx. 10.7 miles away).
 
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White Rocks Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 29, 2011
2. White Rocks Marker
View to the North of this Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 29, 2011
3. View to the North of this Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 406 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 7, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
 
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