Pound Gap in Wise County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
The Crooked Road
—The Crooked Road — Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail —
Old time mountain music, bluegrass, and gospel can be enjoyed all year long and several museums are devoted to showcasing the area’s rich musical heritage.
The Crooked Road winds through the ruggedly beautiful Appalachian Mountains and leads you to the major hotspots of old time mountain, music country music, and bluegrass. Alive and kickin’ for today’s fans, these venues preserve and celebrate musical traditions passed down through generations. Annual festivals, weekly concerts, radio shows, and jam sessions ring out to large audiences and intimate gatherings. Please visit the Crooked Road website to plan your trip to coincide with the current entertainment events.
Erected by The Crooked Road.
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Crooked Road: Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail marker series.
Location. 37° 9.33′ N, 82° 37.383′ W. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pound VA 24279, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Daniel Webster Dotson (here, next to this marker); Pound Gap Engagement (within shouting distance of this marker); Pound Gap (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wise County / Kentucky (approx. half a mile away); Caudill’s Army (approx. 0.6 miles away in Kentucky); Brothers Once More (approx. 0.6 miles away in Kentucky); Pound Gap Massacre (approx. 0.6 miles away in Kentucky); a different marker also named Pound Gap (approx. 0.8 miles away in Kentucky). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pound Gap.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 20, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.