Near New Castle in Craig County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Great Eastern Divide
Elevation — 2704 Feet
Erected 1984 by Virginia Historic Landmark Commission. (Marker Number KH-2.)
Location. 37° 26.632′ N, 80° 12.851′ W. Marker is near New Castle, Virginia, in Craig County. Marker is on Cumberland Gap Road (Virginia Route 42) 8.2 miles west of New Castle, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Castle VA 24127, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Addison “Add” Caldwell (approx. 2.5 miles away); Audie Murphy Monument (approx. 5.5 miles away); New Castle (approx. 6.9 miles away); Catawba Sanatorium Craig County / West Virginia (approx. 11.3 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Great Eastern Divide (approx. 11.5 miles away in West Virginia); Roanoke College (approx. 12.2 miles away); Battle of Hanging Rock (approx. 12.4 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 6, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.