“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Buena Vista, 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 (40) 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(40) Nelson County (40)  RockbridgeCounty(46) Rockbridge County (46)
Amherst is the county seat for Amherst County
Buena Vista is in Amherst County
      Amherst County (40)  
      Appomattox County (75)  
      Bedford County (43)  
      Campbell County (22)  
      Lynchburg (235)  
      Nelson County (40)  
      Rockbridge County (46)  
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1Virginia (Amherst County), Buena Vista — Z-138 — Amherst County / Rockbridge County
Amherst County. Area 470 Square Miles. Formed in 1781 from Albemarle, and named for Jeffrey, Lord Amherst, British commander in the French and Indian War. Balcony Falls are in this county. Rockbridge County. Area . . . Map (db m49888) HM
2Virginia (Amherst County), Buena Vista — R-59 — Constitution Forest
In 1938, the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the United States Constitution, the Virginia Daughters of the American Revolution sponsored the planting of Constitution Forest in this area. With the help of the Civilian Conservation Corps and . . . Map (db m49885) HM
3Virginia, Buena Vista — Charlie Manuel
Buena Vista's Charlie Manuel Manager of the 2008 World Series Champion Philadelphia Phillies Map (db m172317) HM
4Virginia, Buena Vista — L-11 — Moomaw’s Landing
Here was Moomaw’s Landing, on the North River Canal. In May 1863 the packet Marshall passed here bearing the body of General Thomas J. (“Stonewall”) Jackson to Lexington. Mrs. Robert E. Lee used the canal in 1865 to join her husband at . . . Map (db m50374) HM
5Virginia, Buena Vista — Old Court House
This building erected in 1889, by the Buena Vista Company, was the land office of the company until the collapse of the real estate boom. On September 13, 1894, the company sold the building to the city of Buena Vista. It served as the court house . . . Map (db m151269) HM
6Virginia, Buena Vista — Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to those who paid the Supreme Sacrifice World War I Elbert L. Davidson • C. Rudolph Floyd World War II Joseph Beverly • William F. Campbell • C.S. Carpenter, Jr. • W. Jennings Comer • Russell B. Dillard • . . . Map (db m172323) WM
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Nov. 28, 2022