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Alleghany County Marker, Z-286

Formed in 1822 from Bath, Botetourt, and Monroe, and named for the Alleghany Mountains. At Fort Mann in this county a battle took place between settlers and Indians led by Cornstalk, 1763.

Marker Information:
Year On Marker: 1948
Region: Shenandoah Valley Region
Geographic Location: Alleghany County
Physical Description of Location: Covington, VA 24426. Located on I-64, 4 miles north east of the intersection of I-64 and Kanawha Trail Road (Rt. 311). Marker is on the right when traveling north east on I-64.
GPS Location: 37.810616,-80.188447
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