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Historical Markers in Buchanan, Virginia

 
Clickable Map of Botetourt County, Virginia and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Botetourt County, VA (41) Alleghany County, VA (22) Bedford County, VA (43) Craig County, VA (6) Roanoke County, VA (20) Rockbridge County, VA (46)  BotetourtCounty(41) Botetourt County (41)  AlleghanyCounty(22) Alleghany County (22)  BedfordCounty(43) Bedford County (43)  CraigCounty(6) Craig County (6)  RoanokeCounty(20) Roanoke County (20)  RockbridgeCounty(46) Rockbridge County (46)
Fincastle is the county seat for Botetourt County
Buchanan is in Botetourt County
      Botetourt County (41)  
ADJACENT TO BOTETOURT COUNTY
      Alleghany County (22)  
      Bedford County (43)  
      Craig County (6)  
      Roanoke County (20)  
      Rockbridge County (46)  
 
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1Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — 19663 Main Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m189161) HM
2Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — 19721 Main Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m189163) HM
3Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — 19781 Main Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior Map (db m189160) HM
4Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — 19785 Main Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by yhe United States Department of the Interior Map (db m158404) HM
5Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — 19806 Main Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by yhe United States Department of the Interior Map (db m158381) HM
6Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — 19827 Main Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by yhe United States Department of the Interior Map (db m158383) HM
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7Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — 19857 Main Street
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by yhe United States Department of the Interior Map (db m158386) HM
8Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — A Bridge Over TimeBuchanan Crosses the Mighty James
Since 1851, portions of the Buchanan Swinging Bridge have played a critical role in the Town of Buchanan’s history while providing a scenic crossing of the James River. The Buchanan Swinging Bridge you see now is 366 feet long, 57.5 feet tall at . . . Map (db m140270) HM
9Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — A-58 — Buchanan
The town was established in 1811 and named for Colonel John Buchanan, pioneer and soldier. It was incorporated in 1833. Its importance consisted in its being the western terminus of the James River and Kanawha Canal, which reached the town in 1851. . . . Map (db m23810) HM
10Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Buchanan & The James River & Kanawha CanalCelebrating more than two centuries of history
Buchanan, Virginia is the western terminus of the James River & Kanawha Canal. Considered one of Virginia’s most remarkable engineering feats ever attempted, the Canal’s beginnings stretch back to 1785, when George Washington appeared before the . . . Map (db m55794) HM
11Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Buchanan Baptist Church
Buchanan Baptist Church Dedicated on October 8, 1876 Has been placed on the National Register Of Historic Places By the United States Department Of The Interior Map (db m140259) HM
12Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Buchanan BridgeAn Artillery Duel Ensued — Hunter’s Raid —
(preface) On May 26, 1864, Union Gen. David Hunter marched south from Cedar Creek near Winchester to drive out Confederate forces, lay waste to the Shenandoah Valley, and destroy transportation facilities at Lynchburg. His raid was part of . . . Map (db m55777) HM
13Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — H.L. Williams House
H.L. Williams House circa 1924 Has been placed on the National Register Of Historic Places By the United States Department Of The Interior Map (db m140375) HM
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14Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Kemble Building
Kemble Building circa 1840 Has been placed on the National Register Of Historic Places By the United States Department Of The Interior Map (db m140358) HM
15Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — A-91 — Looney's Ferry
Looney's Ferry, established in 1742, was the first crossing over James River in this region. On the other side of the river was Cherry Tree Bottom, home of Colonel John Buchanan, and above the mouth of this creek stood Fort Fauquier, 1758-1763.Map (db m23823) HM
16Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Moelick Building
Moelick Building Lot 40A has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior c. 1815Map (db m189165) HM
17Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Mount JoyIndustrial Connections — Hunter's Raid —
On May 26, 1864, Union Gen, David Hunter marched south from Cedar Creek near Winchester to drive out Confederate forces, lay waste to the Shenandoah Valley, and destroy transportation facilities at Lynchburg. His raid was part of Gen. Ulysses S. . . . Map (db m67253) HM
18Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Star/Buchanan Theatre
. . . Map (db m140373) HM
19Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — The AnchorageUnexpected Guests — Hunter's Raid —
(preface) On May 26, 1864, Union Gen. David Hunter marched south from Cedar Creek near Winchester to drive out Confederate forces, lay waste to the Shenandoah Valley, and destroy transportation facilities at Lynchburg. His raid was part of . . . Map (db m55779) HM
20Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — The Botetourt Artillery1861-1865 — C.S.A. —
(East Face) In Commemoration of the deeds and services of the Buchanan Company. Organized Oct. 1859, as the Mountain Rifles Virginia Volunteers. Enlisted May 1861, in the Confederate States Army, for twelve months, as Co. 1-H-28 Regiment . . . Map (db m23822) HM
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21Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Trinity Episcopal ChurchCirca 1842
“The new church at Buchanan deserves a word of special notice. It is chiefly the result of female enterprise. A lady well known in Virginia who occasionally visited the town, fleeing from the sultry heat of summer, determined to effect by . . . Map (db m140359) HM
22Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Trinity United Methodist Church
Trinity United Methodist Church 19637 National Register of Historic Places Map (db m140267) HM
23Virginia (Botetourt County), Buchanan — Wilson Warehouse“Fit only for … owls and bats.” — Hunter’s Raid —
(preface) On May 26, 1864, Union Gen. David Hunter marched south from Cedar Creek near Winchester to drive out Confederate forces, lay waste to the Shenandoah Valley, and destroy transportation facilities at Lynchburg. His raid was part of . . . Map (db m55775) HM
 
 
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Dec. 1, 2022