Near Marion in Smyth County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
State Fish Hatchery
Erected 1947 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number UC-5.)
Location. 36° 49.41′ N, 81° 28.655′ W. Marker is near Marion, Virginia, in Smyth County. Marker is at the intersection of Virginia Route 16 and Old Prather Road (County Route 688), on the left when traveling south on State Route 16. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marion VA 24354, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Royal Oak Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sherwood Anderson (approx. 1.8 miles away); Battle of Marion (approx. 1.9 miles away); Engagement at Marion (approx. 1.9 miles away); Site of Colonial Home (approx. 2 miles away); Col. Arthur Campbell (approx. 2 miles away); Col. William Elisha Peters (approx. 2.2 miles away); Confederate Memorial (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
Also see . . . Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries — State Hatcheries. “The Marion Trout Hatchery is the oldest of the trout (Submitted on July 24, 2011.)
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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 609 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 24, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.