Lynchburg, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of Lynchburg's Pest House
Constructed circa 1840
Confederate Quarantine Hospital
1861 - 1865
Location. 37° 24.828′ N, 79° 9.393′ W. Marker is in Lynchburg, Virginia. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Taylor Street and 4th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Taylor Street, Lynchburg VA 24504, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. College Hill Reservoir Water Pitcher (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron Fencing (within shouting distance of this marker); The Quartermaster’s Glanders Stable (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Glanders Stable (within shouting distance of this marker); Ivy Chapel Union Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chapel and Columbarium (about 300 feet away); Hermon Methodist Church (about 300 feet away); Lynchburg’s First Public Hanging, 1830 (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lynchburg.
Also see . . . Cemetery Museums (Submitted on May 27, 2014.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 27, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 554 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 27, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.