Pennington Gap in Lee County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1941 by Virginia Conservation Commission. (Marker Number X-30.)
Location. 36° 45.508′ N, 83° 1.619′ W. Marker is in Pennington Gap, Virginia, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of Harrell Street and East Morgan Avenue (Alternate U.S. 58), on the left when traveling west on Harrell Street. Touch for map. It is in a small triangle-shaped park at the Morgan Avenue railroad crossing. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 Harrell St, Pennington Gap VA 24277, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jonesville (approx. 7 miles away); Death of Boone's Son (approx. 7.4 miles away); Fanny Dickenson Scott Johnson (approx. 7.4 miles away); Doctor Stillís Birthplace (approx. 7.6 miles away); Jonesville Methodist Camp Ground Scott County / Lee County (approx. 9 miles away); a different marker also named Doctor Stillís Birthplace (approx. 9.2 miles away); Thompson Settlement Church (approx. 13.3 miles away).
Regarding Pennington Gap. The highway short-cut to Kentucky is todayís U.S. 421.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 24, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 143 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 24, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.