Gate City in Scott County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Carter Musical Family
Erected 2003 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number KA-18.)
Location. 36° 38.095′ N, 82° 33.312′ W. Marker is in Gate City, Virginia, in Scott County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 23/58), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. It is located at the visitor center kiosk, along with four other markers. The area is called Moccasin Gap. Big Moccasin Creek runs through here. Marker is in this post office area: Gate City VA 24251, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least Donelson's Indian Line (here, next to this marker); Big Moccasin Gap (a few steps from this marker); First Court of Scott County (a few steps from this marker); McConnell's Birthplace (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named First Court of Scott County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blackmore’s Fort (approx. 0.8 miles away); Gate City (approx. 0.8 miles away); Faris (Ferris) Station (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gate City.
Also see . . . The Carter Family Fold. (Submitted on April 15, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2008, by Beverly Summers of Lakeland, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,197 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on April 15, 2008, by Beverly Summers of Lakeland, Florida. 2. submitted on September 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.