Near Rural Retreat in Wythe County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Mount Airy
Erected 2005 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number K-31.)
Location. 36° 54.193′ N, 81° 18.632′ W. Marker is near Rural Retreat, Virginia, in Wythe County. Marker is on West Lee Highway (U.S. 11) just west of Kimberling Road (County Route 682). Touch for map. U.S. 11 parallels I-81 between exits 64 and 60. Marker is in this post office area: Rural Retreat VA 24368, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early Settlers (approx. 3.6 miles away); Henry C. Groseclose (approx. 8.1 miles away); Battle of Wytheville Battle of Wytheville (approx. 9.9 miles away); Engagement at Marion (approx. 10.6 miles away); Battle of Marion (approx. 10.6 miles away); State Fish Hatchery (approx. 10.8 miles away); Sherwood Anderson (approx. 10.8 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 24, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.