Near Syria in Madison County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Civilian Conservation Corps
During the 1930’s, across the meadow from this point was the site of CCC Camp NP-2, Company 350, Camp Fechner.
Erected by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 38° 30.981′ N, 78° 26.396′ W. Marker is near Syria, Virginia, in Madison County. Marker is on Rapidan Road east of Skyline Drive, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in Shenandoah National Park. Marker is in this post office area: Syria VA 22743, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Skyline Drive Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mountain Contrast (approx. 0.2 miles away); Iron Mike (approx. 0.2 miles away); National Park Service CCC Camps (approx. ¼ mile away); Dark Hollow (approx. half a mile away); Getting to know the air you breathe! (approx. 0.6 miles away); Big Meadows Lodge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stonewall Jackson's Marches (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Syria.
Also see . . . Civilian Conservation Corps. (Submitted on August 6, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 373 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 5, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 6, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.