Near Buena Vista in Amherst County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1987 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number R-59.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 37° 44.546′ N, 79° 18.012′ W. Marker is near Buena Vista, Virginia, in Amherst County. Marker is at the intersection of Lexington Turnpike / Midland Trail (U.S. 60) and Blue Ridge Parkway and Panther Falls Road, on the right when traveling east on Lexington Turnpike / Midland Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vesuvius VA 24483, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Amherst County / Rockbridge County Moomaw’s Landing (approx. 3.3 miles away); Stonewall Jackson House (approx. 7 miles away); Timber Ridge Church (approx. 7.6 miles away); Liberty Hall Academy (approx. 7.7 miles away); Birthplace of Sam Houston (approx. 7.7 miles away); a different marker also named Birthplace of Sam Houston (approx. 7.7 miles away); Jordan’s Point (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buena Vista.
More about this marker. Marker is in Amherst County, on the border with Rockbridge County.
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 324 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 27, 2011, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.