Near Gills Creek in Franklin County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1989 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number A-98.)
Location. 37° 7.089′ N, 79° 47.545′ W. Marker is near Gills Creek, Virginia, in Franklin County. Marker is on Booker T. Washington Highway (Virginia Route 122) just west of Inglewood Road (Route 672), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wirtz VA 24184, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Booker T. Washington Birthplace (approx. 3.4 miles away); Birthplace of General Jubal Early (approx. 5Ĺ miles away); Jubal Early Homeplace (approx. 6Ĺ miles away); Jubal A. Early Homeplace Ferrum College (approx. 6.7 miles away); Carolina Road (approx. 6.7 miles away); Fort Blackwater (approx. 6.7 miles away); Smith Mountain Lake (approx. 7 miles away).
Categories. • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 30, 2013, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 469 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 30, 2013, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.