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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Amherst County, Virginia

Clickable Map of Amherst County, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Amherst County, VA (40) Appomattox County, VA (75) Bedford County, VA (43) Campbell County, VA (22) Lynchburg Ind. City, VA (235) Nelson County, VA (41) Rockbridge County, VA (46)  AmherstCounty(40) Amherst County (40)  AppomattoxCounty(75) Appomattox County (75)  BedfordCounty(43) Bedford County (43)  CampbellCounty(22) Campbell County (22)  Lynchburg(235) Lynchburg (235)  NelsonCounty(41) Nelson County (41)  RockbridgeCounty(46) Rockbridge County (46)
Amherst is the county seat for Amherst County
Adjacent to Amherst County, Virginia
      Appomattox County (75)  
      Bedford County (43)  
      Campbell County (22)  
      Lynchburg (235)  
      Nelson County (41)  
      Rockbridge County (46)  
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1Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — R-61 — Action at Tye River
2Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Amherst County Confederate Soldiers Monument
3Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — R-52 — Bear Mountain Indian Mission School
4Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Beirut-LebanonOctober 23, 1983
5Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — R-26 — Central High School
6Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — R-22 — James River Batteau
7Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Kearfortt-Wood House
8Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Old Milepost
9Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — POW-MIA Memorial
10Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — R-21 — Rucker’s Chapel
11Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — The Amherst County Bateau / The Thornhill Wagon
12Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — The Amherst Depot
13Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — R-23 — The Courage of Frank Padget
14Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — The Reverend Robert Rose1704-1751
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15Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Thomas "Tom" Nelson Burford1935 - 2020
16Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Veterans Memorial
17Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Veterans Memorial Trees
18Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — Vietnam MemorialAll gave some, some gave all. Gone, but not forgotten.
19Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — World War I Memorial
20Virginia, Amherst County, Amherst — World War II Memorial
21Virginia, Amherst County, Buena Vista — Z-138 — Amherst County / Rockbridge County
22Virginia, Amherst County, Buena Vista — R-59 — Constitution Forest
23Virginia, Amherst County, Clifford — R-60 — Grave of Patrick Henry’s Mother
24Virginia, Amherst County, Gladstone — Z-137 — Nelson County / Amherst County
25Virginia, Amherst County, Glasgow — Z-19 — Amherst County / Rockbridge County
26Virginia, Amherst County, Glasgow — Z-119 — The Courage Of Frank Padget
27Virginia, Amherst County, Madison Heights — Z-17 — Amherst County / Campbell County
28Virginia, Amherst County, Madison Heights — K-148 — Buffalo Lick Plantation
29Virginia, Amherst County, Madison Heights — I-5 — Central Virginia Training Center
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30Virginia, Amherst County, Madison Heights — R-4 — Lynchburg Defenses Reported damaged
31Virginia, Amherst County, Madison Heights — Williams Viaduct
32Virginia, Amherst County, Monroe — A Lock Canal / A Lift Lock
33Virginia, Amherst County, Monroe — Battery Creek Lock1851-1880
34Virginia, Amherst County, Monroe — Battery Creek LockAs It May Have Looked in the Mid 1800's
35Virginia, Amherst County, Monroe — The Lock Gate
36Virginia, Amherst County, Monroe — Water Gap
37Virginia, Amherst County, Sweet Briar — R-20 — Sweet Briar CollegeChartered 1901
38Virginia, Amherst County, Sweet Briar — Sweet Briar HouseThe Founders' Heritage at Sweet Briar College
39Virginia, Amherst County, Sweet Briar — Sweet Briar Plantation Slave CabinAfrican-American Heritage at Sweet Briar College
40Virginia, Amherst County, Sweet Briar — The Boxwood Alumnae HouseSweet Briar College — Always Ahead Of Its Time —
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Feb. 4, 2023